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How Top Investors Find Their Portfolio Companies at Venture Atlanta

The 12th annual Venture Atlanta conference will be held October 16-17, 2019 at the Southern Exchange @ 200 Peachtree in Atlanta, Georgia. Venture Atlanta is the largest venture capital conference in the region bringing together entrepreneurs from across the Southeast and investor funds from across the nation for a jam-packed two-day event. Here’s what investors…

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Venture Atlanta Announces All-Star Lineup For New Sessions Targeting Later-Stage Companies & Investors

ATLANTA, GA – August 8, 2019 – Venture Atlanta, the premier venture capital conference in the Southeast, announces a program expansion with sessions dedicated to connecting growth-stage companies and investors with an all-star lineup of corporate development leaders, including: Marc Brown, Microsoft – Corporate Vice President of Corporate Development, Global Head of M&A and Strategic…

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BIP Capital

Southeast Startups and Investors Can Benefit from Four “Mega Trends” Identified in BIP Capital 2019 Outlook Report

BIP Capital recently published its inaugural BIP Capital 2019 Outlook report, which identifies four “mega trends” predicted to capture venture capitalists’ investment dollars in the coming months and beyond. To develop the report, our experts analyzed data from over 50 VC firms, reviewing the past year’s leading areas of investment. From that analysis, we extrapolated…

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Venture Atlanta Opens Registration for Its 2019 Conference, Announces Box CEO and Cofounder Aaron Levie as Keynote Speaker

The 12th Annual Venture Atlanta Conference will join entrepreneurs, investors, and business leaders in the exploration of the most prominent technologies and companies in the Southeast. [ATLANTA, GA – April 25, 2019] – Venture Atlanta, the largest venture capital conference in the Southeast, announced today that registration for its annual conference is now open. In…

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Tips for presenters

7 Ways to Get the Most out of Venture Atlanta 2018

Advisory Board Member, Matthew May, Share Tips for Presenters, Investors, and Attendees Matthew May, Venture Atlanta Advisory Board Member and Acuity Co-Founder and COO, has been heavily involved with Venture Atlanta since 2012. From years of attending Venture Atlanta and leading company coaching, he knows how to get the most out of the event. Here…

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Georgia Continues its Climb as Innovation Hub

We at BIP Capital recently issued our second annual The State of Startups SM in the Southeast report, delivering a comprehensive overview of the venture capital and startup ecosystem in this region of the country, including Georgia. The report reviews startup activity throughout nine states in the southeastern United States over the five-and-a-half-year time period from January…

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Women Founders

The Real Truth About Women Founders. What Are We Doing About it?

We know the statistics about women founders and venture capital. It’s been widely documented that women entrepreneurs are vital to our national economic growth and prosperity, yet only 2% of venture capital funding went to female founders in 2017. For black female founders the statistics are even more underwhelming. On the capital side of the…

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The Atlanta Startup Scene: Your Go-To Guide

  “I love Atlanta. It’s the United State’s best kept secret for a startup.”  Georgina Nelson, CEO at TruRating   As Venture Atlanta celebrates 10 years serving Atlanta startups, we can’t help but reflect on the incredible growth this community has seen in that time. Since our inaugural year, the number of venture capital firms…

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