Slow Money SoCal Entrepreneur Showcase - San Diego
Wednesday, July 10, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (PDT)
San Diego, CA
Please join us on Wed. July 10th at 6pm for an evening of local food, networking, food and Ag sector entrepreneur presentations, and a tour of the new San Diego Public Market.
Slow Money is an social network of investors, entrepreneurs, thought-leaders, farmers, donors and everyday folks who are interested in helping to strengthen, diversify and sustain our local food system.
Investors will find innovative, motivated entrepreneurs seeking growth capital, as well as alternatives to directly invest in a way that can improve returns, eliminate fees, keep profits local, better diversify risk, and more.
Slow Money SoCal is a non-profit, volunteer powered organization,
so a minimum $10 donation will be suggested at the door,
or can be contributed when you RSVP.
Thank you for helping us cover our related expenses and staying community powered!
6-6:30pm Networking & Sustainable Local Foods
6:30-7pm SD Public Market Tour
7:00-8pm Entrepreneur Presentations
8:00-9pm Small Group Discussions
Entrepreneurs contributing to building a healthy local food system will present a brief overview of their business and growth opportunity. Opportunities for funding, investment, alliance, etc. can be followed up on directly at the end of the evening.
When & Where
Slow Money SoCal
Slow Money is a movement and national nonprofit organization that catalyzes investments in local food systems. In over 15 local networks across the North America, entrepreneurs, investors, foodies, and localization activists have joined forces to rebuild the economics of local food and agriculture.
Slow Money SoCal's Mission:
- To build a diverse Southern California community focused on aligning our money and our values through investing in local, sustainable food businesses.
- To inspire and educate people about the connected nature of investing and food system change.
- To catalyze new and democratic opportunities for investment in businesses that yield a sustainable food system for all.
Join our discussions and connect with others at our LinkedIn Group.