Mike Pogue, Angel Capital Network, San Francisco, CA
Mike discussed how investors should evaluate a potential deal. Prospective investors learned what to look for and how. Entrepreneurs seeking investment capital learned how their business plans and credentials are evaluated by investors. Mike brings considerable experience in performing due diligence on potential investments.
For the last seven years, Mr. Pogue has focused his attention primarily on technology companies, working with over twenty companies, either as an investor or in senior management roles. He is a board member of the International Angel Investors Institute and is chairman of the San Francisco Chapter of International Angel Investors Institute.
Elisar Software Corporation, Albuquerque, NM
Greg Heileman, Chairman, Co-Founder, and CEO
Greg talked about Elisar’s experience in raising capital. Elisar Software provides secure and flexible digital rights enforcement solutions that empower content creators and distributors to compete confidently in the expanding e-commerce marketplace. Elisar Software received its Series A private equity funding from Murphree Venture Partners and The Telecommunications Development Fund in 2001.