Looking for capital? Not sure what you are getting into? Loans are a time-tested way to fund growth of your business, but you need to know more than the interest rate and the repayment schedule. Hear Lindsay Karas Stencel, general partner of NCT Ventures and LKS Law talk about the “other” issues you need to think about before signing on the dotted line.
Lindsay’s opening remarks will be followed by a panel featuring Virginia Nunes, co-founder of Bottoms Up Coffee Co-Op, who financed her business with Finance Fund. She will be joined on the panel by an additional borrower and, representing the lending side, by Lindsay Karas Stencel and Andre Gibson of Sycamore Commercial Lending LLC.
Bring your questions during the formal session or during informal networking with the panelists before and after the program. Beer and pizza will be provided.
About the Columbus Funds Event Series
Columbus Funds is a program of SocialVentures and the Small Business Development Center designed to bring together speakers and panelists from both sides of the negotiating table to introduce you to the local sources of capital for your business in an informal setting featuring speakers and panelists representing small businesses and their investors and lenders.
The cost to attend is $10 per person. Registration is required as space is limited. Light refreshments will be provided. This event will take place at Rev1 Ventures, located at 1275 Kinnear Rd., Columbus, OH 43212.
5:30 – 6:00 | Registration and Networking
6:00 – 6:15 | Welcome
6:15 – 7:15 | Panel
7:15 | Networking Continues
8:00 | Program Ends
American Sign Language (ASL) interpretation is available upon request, generously sponsored by The Crane Group. Please indicate this need when registering for this event.