Gulf Coast Venture Forum would like to notify existing members and those interested in membership of the upcoming monthly meetings of the Gulf Coast Venture Forum.
The Sarasota Chapter meeting will take place on Wednesday, April 13, 2011, from 4 to 6 P.M. at The Hyatt Regency Sarasota, 1000 Blvd of the Arts in Sarasota. The Naples meeting will be held the following day, Thursday, April 14, 4 to 6 P.M. at the Tiburon Golf Course Members Club Room, 2610 Tiburon Drive. All guests must pre-register in order to attend, and also must sign a waiver at check-in.
The Gulf Coast Venture Forum has selected four qualified companies to present in April to both the Sarasota and Naples Chapters, they are: Bioni USA and Americas, LLC - US Patented, green, nano-technology paint that permanently prevents mold, mildew and drug resistant bacteria; Claro Scientific, LLC - will license non-FDA regulated applications to strategic partners in areas such as protein and blood donor analysis; Health to Happiness, Inc. - the Swedish Diet is a Liquid Nutrient Concentrate that fills the dietary requirements needed when eating less to lose weight; and Neocis, LLC - is developing a robotic system to assist dental surgeons with placing implants, the system bridges computer imagery from a CT scan with execution of the surgical plan.
The purpose of the Gulf Coast Venture Forum is to promote the success of Southwest Florida’s new and emerging businesses by bringing together the best entrepreneurs, early stage venture capital firms and Angel Investors. Members of the GCVF meet monthly to hear about local investment opportunities, and they also offer informative educational programs presented by seasoned, recognized professionals and business people, providing a place for the sharing and exchange of business and technical experience. Monthly meetings are scheduled October through June each year. GCVF is also available to provide speakers to local organizations who want to learn more about the purpose of the GCVF and local investment opportunities.
The Gulf Coast Venture Forum is open to new members. Interested parties must qualify as an accredited investor as defined by the US SEC and are encouraged to view www.gcvf.com or call 239-262-6300 for more information.