This is a great presentation for the beginner in business, accounting and finance professionals, business owners and entrepreneurs to learn how to raise capital for their business from lenders, investors, the government, and the cost of various forms of capital, the documentation required and the basic legal aspects of raising capital for a new or existing business.
The presentation discusses the different types of capital including, internal cash flow, debt capital and equity capital, where to obtain capital, the use of Internet based sites and Crowdfunding programs for capital and the process and documentation required to access this capital.
The presentation will also enable entrepreneurs, existing business owners and investors to lower their current cost of capital and use the most optimal capital structure to fund their business. Students of the presentation will obtain valuable resources on the sources of capital, the cost of capital, various websites to obtain capital, the differences between debt and equity financing, the various financing programs from the Small Business Administration, documentation required in raising capital and various venture capital and angel investor programs.
Why you should Attend
This is a great presentation for the beginner in business, accounting and finance professionals, business owners and entrepreneurs to learn about how to successfully raise capital for a start-up or existing business. Most start-up and small company owners and investors do not have the background and skills to properly raise capital for their business.
They do not know the difference between debt and equity capital financing, where to find this capital, the cost of the capital, the process of obtaining capital and the various private and government programs to obtain capital.
This presentation will provide the process, analysis, and tools to evaluate all types of debt financing, equity financing and the regulatory issues in obtaining debt and equity capital to assist in starting and growing a business. This presentation will also increase the financial IQ of the students in raising capital.
Areas Covered in the Session
- Bank Financing
- Small Business Administration
- Equity Capital
- Common Stock
- Private Placement Memorandums
- Venture Capital
- Angel Investors
- SEC Regulations
Who Will Benefit
- Finance Professionals
- Management Personnel
- Start-up founders
Joseph Ori is Executive Managing Director of Paramount Capital Corporation, a real estate and corporate finance and advisory firm (www.paramountcapitalcorp.com) where he is involved in all facets of commercial real estate investment, finance, capital markets, development, capital raising, management, brokerage and advisory services. Mr. Ori has completed more than $6.2 billion in real estate and corporate transactions since 1983.
Prior to forming Paramount, Mr. Ori was Senior Vice President of NRC Realty & Capital Advisors, Chief Investment Officer of The Rhodes Group, LLC, a Las Vegas based land and home developer, President and Managing Partner of Rockdale Property Ventures, the real estate investment group of Rockdale Investment Management, a New York based investment management firm, Practice Director of the Chicago Real Estate Advisory Group of BDO Seidman, LLP, a National Accounting and Tax firm, Founder and President of Paramount Securities Corporation, a real estate investment bank and broker dealer and Senior Vice President of South mark Corporation, a Dallas based Fortune 500 company.
Mr. Ori has a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Southern Illinois University, an MBA in Finance from DePaul University and completed an Executive Program in Financial Management at Harvard Business School. He is a licensed real estate broker in California, a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and a Certified Public Accountant (CPA). Mr. Ori is also an Adjunct Professor of Finance at Santa Clara University in Santa Clara, CA.
Mr. Ori has authored numerous articles on real estate and corporate financing, deal structuring, portfolio diversification and industry trends in leading real estate and finance periodicals and publishes a monthly newsletter, View of the Market, on Insight and Strategy in the Commercial Real Estate Industry and has published two books, “The 50 Commandments of Commercial Real Estate Investment” and “Commercial Real Estate Investment for Pros (and Dummies Too!)”, both available on Amazon.com.