Kirkland Chamber of Commerce: 425 822-7066
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Kirkland Investor Sharks

Every ticket purchased buys a ticket for a local student to attend at no cost.

transparent kirkland investor shark program logo in teal, blue, white and black

Kirkland Investor Sharks

Every ticket purchased buys a ticket for a local student to attend at no cost.

Hosts

Kirkland Chamber of Commerce
Kirkland Performance Center

@Kirkland Performance Center

Targets

Co’s looking for Seed Funding
Those looking for Series A Funding

Date: Thursday, November 1, 2018

Who Can Apply

No specific industry/niche
Attracts wide range of companies

Time: 5 – 10 PM

Tickets from KPC Box Office

MEET THE INVESTORS

Jeff Peterson

Jeff Peterson

Moderator

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Gregg is an active angel investor with a focus on Seattle high-tech companies.  He has over twenty plus years of experience and has worked with over a hundred companies, forty of which are still active.  He is Vice-Chair of the Seattle Alliance of Angels, a non-profit group of 140 local angels who invest their own and investor money into local startups.  Gregg has a Masters degrees in health care administration (Washington) and business administration (Stanford).  He pioneered hospital benchmarking and rankings systems with almost all systems today showing direct lineage to those concepts.

BIO

Jeff in Vice President of Marketing and Online Sales at GoDaddy and is responsible for driving site side customer acquisition and retention.

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Gregg Bennett

Gregg Bennett

Angel Investor

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Gregg is an active angel investor with a focus on Seattle high-tech companies.  He has over twenty plus years of experience and has worked with over a hundred companies, forty of which are still active.  He is Vice-Chair of the Seattle Alliance of Angels, a non-profit group of 140 local angels who invest their own and investor money into local startups.  Gregg has a Masters degrees in health care administration (Washington) and business administration (Stanford).  He pioneered hospital benchmarking and rankings systems with almost all systems today showing direct lineage to those concepts.

BIO
Gregg is an active Angel investor with a focus on Seattle high-tech companies.  He has over twenty plus years of experience and has worked with over a hundred companies, forty of which are still active.  He is Vice-Chair of the Seattle Alliance of Angels, a non-profit group of 140 local angels who invest their own and investor money into local startups.  Gregg has a Masters degrees in health care administration (Washington) and business administration (Stanford).  He pioneered hospital benchmarking and rankings systems with almost all systems today showing direct lineage to those concepts.

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Todd Dean

Todd Dean

Angel Investor

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Gregg is an active angel investor with a focus on Seattle high-tech companies.  He has over twenty plus years of experience and has worked with over a hundred companies, forty of which are still active.  He is Vice-Chair of the Seattle Alliance of Angels, a non-profit group of 140 local angels who invest their own and investor money into local startups.  Gregg has a Masters degrees in health care administration (Washington) and business administration (Stanford).  He pioneered hospital benchmarking and rankings systems with almost all systems today showing direct lineage to those concepts.

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Todd is a proven visionary and leader in the entrepreneurial investment community. He created a powerful collaborative environment for bringing together like-minded community leaders, business executives, angel investors, serial entrepreneurs and early-stage companies that translated into investments in over 125 companies. He is also a dynamic keynote speaker and facilitator and is knowledgeable in helping entrepreneurs, startups, and companies receive capital and valuable resources, creating the future economics of our region and country. Dedicated to maintaining a reputation built on integrity, quality, structure, consistency, and uncompromising ethics, Todd donates considerable time and energy to several regional charities and organizations including being a board member of Junior Achievement, Montana Ambassadors, SCORE, University of Washington, and Girls Giving Back.

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EMAIL/SUBMIT APPLICATIONS BY
5 PM PDT, SEPTEMBER 15, 2018

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THE APPLICATION

Fill in the form to enter Kirkland Investor Sharks.

STEP 2

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SUBMIT FORM

Email completed form to Casey Howard.

STEP 3

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APPLICATION

There is no fee for your application.

STEP 4

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COMMITTEE REVIEW

Identify successful applications.

STEP 5

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APPLICANTS INFORMED

All applicants will be informed on October 25, 2017.

STEP 6

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SUCCESSFUL APPLICANTS

Will receive their Shark Investor congratulatory packets and instructions.

EMAIL APPLICATIONS BY
5 PM PDT, SEPTEMBER 15, 2018

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THE FORM
Fill in the form to present to the panel.

SUBMIT
Email the completed form to The Office

APPLICATION
There is no fee for your application.

COMMITTEE REVIEW
Identify successful applications.

WE LET YOU KNOW
Applicants informed by 10/25/2017.

SUCCESSES
Receive your Shark pack & instructions.

MEET THE ORGANIZERS

Samantha St. John

Samantha St. John

Kirkland Chamber of Commerce

David Bander

David Bander

Kirkland Performance Center

Greta Knappenberger

Greta Knappenberger

iSoftStone

Amanda Moreton

Amanda Moreton

Google

Casey Howard

Casey Howard

Kirkland Chamber of Commerce

Beth Gale

Beth Gale

Kirkland Chamber of Commerce

C Blaise Mitsutama

C Blaise Mitsutama

Techfleur Communications

Steph Dickson

Steph Dickson

The Web Mentor Co.

THE SPONSORS