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Golden Gate Club in the Presidio

135 Fisher Loop

San Francisco, CA 94129

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Food entrepreneurs and investors convene for a day of educational workshops and live investment presentations to catalyze the funding flow for food ventures.

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ENTREPRENEUR LAB 8:45 am - 2:00 pm

Hands-on workshops facilitated by experienced practitioners.

  • Debt or Equity for Your next Round? How to pick the right financing option to grow your food company
  • The Fast Track to Food Success? The Role of Incubators, Accelerators & Corporate Partners for Growth
  • Succeeding with the New Crowdfunding Models: How to raise serious funding from the community
  • Digital Shelf Space as the New Launchpad: Mastering Virtual marketplaces
  • Tools for Engagement: Honing the mutual love in your community
  • The Future Is Female! Women in Food: How women shape the industry, as producers and as investors
  • The Ripple Effect of Food Enterprises: Healing The Supply Chain and Building Resilient Communities
  • Carbon Drawdown in Food: Steering solutions and capital towards cooling down the planet?
  • The Future of Food: Getting more Personal: Insights from new research: microbiome, medicine and more
  • All about Location: Impact on Social Justice and Workforce
  • Critical Investor Due Diligence: Numbers, team, formalities: how to (un)cover the basics after the pitch?
  • Failing Forward: Composting Your Business Mistakes "Missed Exits" and other stories.


PRE-LUNCH PLENARY - 11:45 am

"Drawdown as An Opportunity" - how innovative entrepreneurs are committing to regenerative businesses and investments with Project Drawdown's Paul Hawken in conversation with Kuli Kuli's Lisa Curtis


FOOD INVESTOR SHOWCASE 2:30 pm - 6:00 pm

8th Annual Bay Area Food Investor Fair: forum for investors to meet select food entrepreneurs and see pre-screened investment opportunities. Prior investments have ranged from $25K to $10M.

24 Pre-Screened Enterprises with Impact. Themes:
First Grass-fed Ranch to go Carbon Neutral • Pioneering Personalized Nutrition with Microbiome Insights • Food Justice Oasis in Food Desert • Ancient Health Food for Modern Eaters • Regional Hub Supporting Sustainable Food and Farms • IoT Blockchain for Sustainable Precision Fishing • Delicious Juice from Leftover Produce • Protein Alternative Snacks from Insects • Probiotic and Prebiotic Beverages • Platform for Connecting Chefs with Local Farm Inventory • Superb and Ethical Nut Butters • Meat, without the Meat • Regeneratively Sourced Drinking Chocolate • Authentic Ready-to-eat Meals from Immigrant Women • Guilt-free Dough Snacking • Affordable Meals in Food-insecure Neighborhoods • Bringing “Real Bagels” to California • Extra Rich and Nourishing Dairy • Functional Beverage from Nature’s Botanical Pharmacy • Local, Non Dairy Ice Cream Done Right • Organic Iced Tea, supporting Local Causes • Fast Food Eateries with Local Ingredients and Tradition • Delicious, Gluten-free Bread

Food Funded 2017 Investor Fair

Your registration information is confidential and will not be shared, beyond the main event sponsors.

Ticket price includes lunch.

Refund policy: 50% until one month before event.

This community event was made possible with contributions from our sponsoring partners:

FOOD FUNDED 2018 Partners

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