Carolina KickStart Commercialization Webinar Series- "Seed Stage Funding"

Join Bill Wofford and Helga Leftwich of Hutchison Law Group for a webinar on Friday, November 12th from 12:00-1:00PM! In this webinar they will discuss Seed Stage Funding for new business ventures. They will provide an overview of the critical sources of early stage funding such as state and federal grants and foundation support. In addition, they will discuss the processs of working with angels and angel groups and explore the merits of equity and convertible debt investment structures with these investors. They will also touch on how decisions made at this stage can affect the company and its investors as the company evolves.

When Nov 12, 2010
from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Where Online
Contact Name
Contact Phone 919-843-2883
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During the webinar, you may submit questions to the speaker through the chat box window. Select the presenter as recipient unless you want your question to be viewed by all of the participants. The presenter will answer your question during the Q&A following the webinar.

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About the Webinar Series

Carolina KickStart is offering a series of commercialization webinars to provide foundational information to overcome barriers to commercialization for aspiring entrepreneurs. All Carolina KickStart webinars are archived for later viewing on Carolina Kickstart's website. For a complete listing of and to view all of the webinars, go to, and click on Commercialization Webinars on the left hand side menu.

About Carolina KickStart

Carolina KickStart is a program which facilitates and accelerates University startups through education, mentoring, funding, and incubating companies spinning out of UNC-CH. It is housed within the NC Translational and Clinical Sciences (NC TraCS) Institute, the academic home of the NIH Clinical and Translational Science Awards (CTSA) here at UNC-CH. For more information, please visit our website at or contact Don Rose, Director of Carolina KickStart at


The NC TraCS Institute is the academic home of the NIH Clinical and Translational Science Awards (CTSA) at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. For more information about NC TraCS programs and services, call us at 919.966.6022, email us at, or visit us online at

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