June 30, 2010
For many of you who are founders of startup companies, you probably have that common problem. How can you raise that much needed seed capital for your company? Some of you may even be in dire need for this seed capital to get the train on the rails.
First, what is seed capital? Well, seed capital is the capital that is needed to pay for the basic needs of building a new company. This means that you need funding to purchase the equipment needed,.such as production lines, product development, real estate for the production place and office space. You will also eventually need capital to pay the salaries of your executives, management, and employees. There are many ways that young entrepreneurs who raise the needed seed capital in different ways, from family or friends, sweat equity (getting a or several jobs), taking out debt capital or a business loan, finding the occasional angel investor, or the combination of all the above. There are, however, some more formal investors who do invest in seed capital. For those of you who seek such investors, there is something for you!
You can attend a mini seed camp in London and you can get in touch with some of the world’s leading entrepreneurs in the tech industry. You can also see all the latest technology adnd get advice from entrepreneurs on how they got started and how they raised the seed capital to get their company started.
The London Mini Seed Camp is a one-day event which will bring the best seed-stage companies from 20 different regions. Besides speaking with entrepreneurs who in the same stage as you are, you can also get advice from all kinds of other business people who can help you and give you great advice to get your company to succeed. Some other experts you will be able to talk to include product experts, technical experts, hiring experts, and more.
Best of all, anyone can apply to these mini seed camps and the last one for this year is scheduled to be held in London, England on July 27, 2010. The deadline for applying for this great informative event is midnight June 30, 2010. You can find out more by clicking here.