Florida Funders Announces Inaugural Miami Investor Summit
Florida Funders Investor Summit to feature dynamic insights and access to investment opportunities ahead of eMerge Americas 2019 in Miami, FL
Tampa, Fla. – March 11, 2019 – Florida Funders, a firm providing early-stage capital to
Florida companies, announces the Miami Investor Summit, an exclusive event for
the most successful accredited investors in Florida on Sunday, April 28th,
2019 at the Confidante Miami
Beach. As an opening event for eMerge Americas 2019,
the Miami Investor Summit will feature well-known investors and
industry-leaders for an extensive day of networking and insight.
For one day, 130 accredited investors will have special access to top Florida deal flow, some of Florida’s most exciting founders and entrepreneurs and engage with top investors from Silicon Valley and Florida. Florida Funders’ curated program includes insights from distinguished industry leaders, including:
- Jason Calacanis, a renowned serial entrepreneur, angel investor, host of This Week in Startups and Angel, and best-selling author of the book Angel: How to Invest in Technology Startups: Timeless Advice from an Angel Investor Who Turned $100,000 into $100,000,000. Jason was an early investor in Uber, Tumblr, Thumbtack and Evernote, among others.
- Jeff Hoffman, co-founder of Priceline and a distinguished speaker, serial entrepreneur and investor and philanthropist. Jeff has shared his insights on entrepreneurship and business in over 50 countries, in addition to the White House, the Dali Lama, and the United Nations.
- Successful Florida entrepreneurs including Andrew Parker, founder and chief executive officer for Papa Technologies; Jackie Baumgarten, chief executive officer and co-founder for Boatsetter; Richard Lavina, chief executive officer and co-founder for Tickmark, Inc.; and Camilo Padron, chief marketing officer for ValueDOC.
“Florida Funders’ inaugural Miami Investor Summit is the premier event for Florida investors,” said Tom Wallace, Managing Partner for Florida Funders. “We are thrilled to bring this unique experience to the South Florida community. Our attendees will gain incomparable knowledge, meanwhile, gaining access into many of Florida’s most exciting, high-growth companies.”
Combining dynamic discussions with insights into the best practices to access investment opportunities, the Miami Investor Summit is a must-attend event for Florida accredited investors. Additionally, Florida Funders will host an Exclusive Cocktail Social on Monday, April 29th at The Confidante Miami Beach for attendees of the Miami Investor Summit.
For more information on the Miami Investor Summit and to register to attend the event, please visit http://bit.ly/MiamiInvestorSummit.
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About Florida Funders, LLC: Florida Funders is a hybrid of a venture capital fund and crowd-funding platform that invests in early-stage technology companies in Florida. The firm is led by an experienced team of serial entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, and experienced angel investors with proven track record of successful exits and a shared passion for growing the next generation of Florida tech companies. Learn more at www.floridafunders.com and check out our explainer video on YouTube.