Sunday, April 20, 2014

Bethesda Green Finance Workshop Series & Venture Forum


Bethesda Green has launched a series of workshops and a venture forum to help grow the green business economy in the region. This series of programs is designed enhance access to financing by educating entrepreneurs about sources of financing, preparing them to present to investors and then bringing them together with investment opportunities.

By bridging the gap between this new generation of green entrepreneurs, both tech and non-tech, and qualified investors, we seek to improve the likelihood of achieving successful deals.

Come to one or all of our workshops and consider applying to present to our investors.

  • November 29, 2012:  Understanding Your Market and Your Business Model

  • January 31, 2013:  What Investors Are Looking for and How To Pitch

  • February 28, 2013: Sources of Financing and Deal Structure

  • March 28, 2013: Due Diligence: Evaluating a Potential Investment

  • April 25, 2013: Developing an Investor Package

  • June 27, 2013: Selected Entrepreneurs Pitch to Investors

Tickets available here



The Bethesda Green Finance Workshop Series is sponsored by the Montgomery County Department of Economic Development and the U.S. Small Business Administration. 



The Finance Workshop Series partners are Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship, Maryland Technology Enterprise Institute, (Mtech), Maryland Clean Energy Center, CleanTech Open Southeast, William James Foundation, and Deloitte.



Sponsors and Partners


Resources and Info


Deal Structure for Early Stage Financing, Anthony Millin, Feb. 28, 2013 presentation

Finding the Right Deal Structure, Asher Epstein, Feb. 28, 2013, presentation

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