Startup Funding Explained

This webinar series is sponsored by:

Funding Options: Where to Turn to When Raising Capital

Angel investments, venture capital, convertible notes, SAFEs – the list goes on. In this webinar, we will review the various funding options that are available to startups, and we will discuss how early-stage companies can target their approach when looking to raise capital and evaluating these options.


Kendra Bostick, Co-Founder, Kikori

Joe Bator, EVP/Chief Lending Officer, Primary Bank

Joe Raczka, Chief Investment Officer, Managing Partner & Co-Founder, York IE

Moderated by: Emily Penaskovic, Corporate Attorney, Cook, Little

Pitch with Confidence: How to Successfully Raise Capital

Now that you’ve figured out what type of funding you’ll need, we’ll dive into how to prepare your pitch to set your company up for success.


Adam Coughlin, CMO & Managing Partner, York IE

Rita Toth, Regional Director, North & Central NH, NH SBDC

Moderated by Matt Benson, Corporate Attorney, Cook, Little

You Got Funding! Now What? How to effectively spend your capital

Congratulations, you secured funding! The next step is to figure out the best way to use it. Hear from seasoned entrepreneurs about how they utilized the funding they received to grow and scale their business.

Paul Mailhot, COO, Big Network

Carla Vanderhoof, Chief Design Officer, Addapptation

Jeromy Grimmett, Founder and CEO, Rogue Space Systems

Moderated by Matt Benson, Cook Little