OEN Investor Workshop: How to Contain Risk through Due Diligence
Due diligence is critical to successful investing. But what does it mean, and how can you go about it most effectively? This workshop will teach you:
- What due diligence is
- How to structure due diligence teams
- What to look for when evaluating a company, including major risk factors and deal breakers
Lunch will be provided. This workshop is open to SEC accredited investors only. (Not sure if you meet the criteria? Check here.)
Cost: FREE (please register in advance)
Jim Huston has over 20 years of experience in early stage investing for technological companies. Before establishing Portland Seed Fund with Angela Jackson in 2011, Jim was Managing Director at Blueprint Ventures and Director of Strategic Investments at Intel Capital. Jim led the investment of more than $67 million dollars into 19 companies that saw returns of more than 2.5 times the invested capital.
Tom Kingsley is a successfully exited entrepreneur and angel investor. Tom provides advice and consultation to new ventures, entrepreneurs, and other angel investors. As co-founder and CEO of CrowdCompass, Tom guided the company from founding through successful start-up, financing, acquisition, and integration. Tom has served as a technology executive of several startups and Fortune 500 companies including Synopsys, Sharp, Xilinx, Avnet, and Citibank.