2016 Slow Money VT Entrepreneur Showcase Deadline 5/23/16

Calling all entrepreneurs! Slow Money Vermont will be hosting its second Entrepreneurship Showcase on June 15, 2016  from 5:30-8:00 p.m. at Sugarbush Resort in Warren. This is an event that will bring together the area’s most forward-thinking entrepreneurs and investors under the shared vision of creating a more sustainable food system. 

The 2016 Slow Money VT Entrepreneur Showcase is an unparalleled networking and relationship-building opportunity in which real dialogue is created. Entrepreneurs of all stages of business development, from start-up to expansion, are welcome and encouraged to apply. Selected entrepreneurs will get the chance to tell their story to interested investors, engage in discussion with Showcase attendees, distribute collateral and promote themselves via event marketing.

If you are seeking financing for your food system business, please apply via the following application. 

IMPORTANT DATES:
Application Deadlines: May 23, 2016
Notification of Acceptance: June 3, 2016 – you will be notified by email, please be sure to check email on June 6.
Showcase in Warren: June 15, 2016 5:30-8:00 p.m.

APPLICATION FEE:
There is a non-refundable $25 fee to apply. Check or money order should be made payable to Vermont Sustainable Jobs Fund and sent at time of application to Via Mail address below.

DOWNLOAD APPLICATION BY CLICKING HERE. 

PLEASE FILL OUT APPLICATION AND RETURN WITH ANY ADDITIONAL ATTACHMENTS TO:

Via Email (preferred method):
slowmoneyvt@gmail.com – Please use Entrepreneur Showcase Application in the Subject.

Via Mail:
Slow Money Vermont
c/o Vermont Sustainable Jobs Fund
3 Pitkin Court, Suite 301E
Montpelier, Vermont 05602

Last year’s Vermont Entrepreneur Showcase was a sold-out event featuring eight entrepreneurs. Here is some coverage of the 2015 Showcase from VPRTo learn more about the Slow Money VT visit our Facebook Page. To learn more about the national Slow Money organization please visit www.slowmoney.org.  

Any questions can be directed to SlowmoneyVT@gmail.com.   Please use in the subject Line: Entrepreneur Showcase Application.

 

Slow Money Vermont is an emerging network that aims to inform, inspire and connect individuals, businesses, philanthropists, and investors interested in building a sustainable local and regional food system and to catalyze new investment opportunities in the people, businesses and communities that contribute to a sustainable food economy. Slow Money Vermont is being organized through a task force connected to Vermont Farm to Plate—the statewide initiative to strengthen the food system. Slow Money Vermont aligns with the state’s Farm to Plate goals to increase investments and financial partnerships in food system enterprises. Individuals, businesses, philanthropists, and investors interested in getting involved in Slow Money Vermont can learn more at: www.facebook.com/slowmoneyvermont