Tech Venture Conference 2017
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Our @AmerUnderground friends launch #GFEexchange for Black founders raising seed $. Apply by 8/11:… https://t.co/2JfVr732ht — 20 hours 18 min ago
RT @pendoio: East coast #tech is growing faster & faster- learn how Pendo fits in w/ 4 new exec hirings this year:… https://t.co/BgIiUEIaVB — 22 hours 24 min ago
RT @pendoio: Four #SiliconValley executives chose Pendo via @Forbes https://t.co/wD7toysNvE #hiring #Raleigh https://t.co/mNZePlEIKs — 22 hours 25 min ago
.@msuster Awesome chat today! NC's world-class conference is CED Tech Venture, Sep 19-20 https://t.co/OANX1JJyMh Meet "exceptional" comps — 1 day 17 hours ago
CC: @ideafund @bcvp @StartUpHats @CofoundersCapVC @PappasVentures @River_Cities_VC @sjfventures https://t.co/hInC110M7e — 1 day 17 hours ago
Special thanks to @AmerUnderground for hosting this chat w/ @msuster of LA-based @upfrontvc Great fundraising advic… https://t.co/pCpT8NmxQa — 1 day 18 hours ago
Watch @pendoio pitch at CED Tech Venture 2016 Want more? See other groundbreaking companies pitch at #CEDTVC 2017… https://t.co/UVPfUwP2D3 — 1 day 20 hours ago
RT @redspireusnc: Thank you @CEDNC for being inclusive of #Wilmington #startups and orgs. Eager for #tech venture in September https://t.co/KdZYXfE4oj — 2 days 20 hours ago
Entrelinks is out! Congrats to @FoodLogiQ @pendoio @MusesLabs - #CEDTVC 2016 Showcase Company Updates: https://t.co/vQHavXBpaM — 3 days 1 hour ago
Tick Tick Deadline TODAY #BigLaunchChallenge $32k in #startup awards! Apply NOW! https://t.co/YtB0jD3r9U @TheLaunchPlace @FirstFlightOps — 3 days 21 hours ago
RT @MonicaDoss: Back by popular demand! LaunchCamp Creative Aug 6-8. Led by Lou Anne Flanders-Stec @GsoEntrepreneur @venturecafews… https://t.co/Nxy7dp3mla — 3 days 23 hours ago
RT @BusinessNC: 5 Questions for Anita Watkins https://t.co/Ch2yfbE6gG @RexHealthcare @CEDNC — 6 days 18 hours ago
ICYMI: Chinese Tech Giant Tencent invests in Locus Biosciences Watch the Locus Bioscience pitch at #CEDTVC 2016:… https://t.co/UD6c3urrkx — 1 week 19 hours ago
RT @LocusBio: Chinese Tech Giant #Tencent invest in #RTP's @LocusBio via @CEDNC https://t.co/z6VRc86lBR https://t.co/u1OjWCCNzS — 1 week 23 hours ago
Applications are open #Pitch #Competition $32k Awards! Deadline 7/24 #BigLaunchChallenge #startup @TheLaunchPlace https://t.co/YtB0jD3r9U — 1 week 1 day ago
In case you missed it: Chinese Tech Giant Tencent Invests in RTP's Locus Biosciences! @LocusBio #tencent https://t.co/CBo9fmYWIF — 1 week 1 day ago
RT @SUGTriangle: Interested in growing your #SaaS #startup? Learn from top #entrepreneurs https://t.co/bX0T2oY69b @thepinkceiling… https://t.co/6ijg05O66B — 1 week 2 days ago
Chinese Tech Giant Tencent invests in RTP's Locus Biosciences @LocusBioRead about it here https://t.co/78GhtDOLi5 #tencent — 1 week 2 days ago
Entrelinks is out! Chinese Tech Giant Tencent Invests in RTP's Locus Biosciences. Read the story & lessons learned: https://t.co/wHg4p7aoMf — 1 week 3 days ago
For the last 30 years, CED has promoted the growth of the Triangle economy by cultivating a self-sustaining community of entrepreneurship through our powerfully connected network.
Since 1984, the CED community has steadily grown, turning the Triangle into a hotspot for entrepreneurial growth and success. As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, CED is committed to identifying, supporting and advancing the next generation of high-growth, high-impact companies.
With more than 4,000 active members and 700 companies represented, as well as an ever-expanding national community committed to providing support, our expansive membership of industry veterans, successful innovators and enterprising startups comprises the largest and longest-running network for entrepreneurs in the country. Collectively raising $8.5 billion over the past 31 years, CED-connected entrepreneurial companies continue to support the growth of our powerful network, developing dynamic, inspiring means for expanding the entrepreneurial ecosystem in North Carolina.
As the Triangle’s go-to entrepreneurial network for more than three decades, CED is dedicated to connecting and growing startups and businesses by cultivating a self-sustaining community of entrepreneurship in North Carolina and beyond.
Our Powerfully Connected Entrepreneurial Network
With just the right combination of opportunity, resources and talent, the Triangle region of North Carolina is experiencing explosive growth and business success. Behind that growth is a community with a 30-year commitment to fostering new insights in technology-based industries, and a track record of successful startups in North Carolina. At the core of this community is CED, which has formed a powerful network of investors, entrepreneurs, corporate partners, mentors and startup support organizations.
By continually connecting new businesses with investors, industry leaders and other supportive institutions, it’s our goal to build a self-sustaining entrepreneurial environment that encourages innovative and inventive ideas, helping those with traction to reach their full potential. By making the right connections and sharing experience, knowledge and resources, we can work together to ensure further growth and success for North Carolina’s entrepreneurs.