Investor Readiness Part 1: The Entrepreneur’s Perspective

2017-09-20 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
ATDC Community Room (Room 2525)
Address: 75 5th St NW, Atlanta, GA 30308, USA

The ATDC’s four part Investor Readiness  class series, hosted by the Atlanta Technology Angels, kicks off with The Entrepreneur’s Perspective. Please join us as Brian Dally, co-founder and CEO of GROUNDFLOOR, shares his perspectives, experiences, and advice on raising equity funding from private investors.

Brian Dally is a cofounder and director of GROUNDFLOOR and serves as CEO. He is responsible for marketing as well as setting long term direction and goals for the company.  Brian’s 15 year career building disruptive technology startups spans stints in Silicon Valley, Boston, London and the North Carolina’s Research Triangle region. Previously, he led the launch of Republic Wireless to take on the big four cellphone carriers to international acclaim. As a result, millions more Americans can now afford a smartphone. Brian has a JD from Harvard Law School, an MBA from Harvard Business School, and a BA with Highest Distinction from the University of Virginia.

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