Tech Venture Conference 2017
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Peak 10 is proud to support CED because of its focus on the entrepreneurial community...Similar to CED, Peak 10 is committed to helping entrepreneurs and startups receive the trusted advice, services and resources they need to succeed in a competitive market.
ICYMI: @WRALTechWire exclusive with @Spoonflower co-founder & new @CEDNC Board Chair Stephen Fraser… https://t.co/OpCakbjBnM — 25 min 36 sec ago
It's the final week of the Annual Fund + CEO Success Story: Sweeps https://t.co/1mSjzcCSS0 — 2 hours 20 min ago
RT @QCFinTech: Applications aren't open for long! Showcase your company @CEDNC Tech Venture Conference to #ConnectAndGrow #CEDTVC https://t.co/ZvWASDZLPR — 12 hours 57 min ago
Applications are closing soon! Watch your company #ConnectAndGrow at #CEDTVC 2017. Apply before it's too late… https://t.co/ug3susF6XS — 17 hours 35 min ago
RT @smithlaw: Partner Mike Saber has been elected 2017-2017 Secretary of the BOD of @CEDNC. https://t.co/4ZbLSVMjlY https://t.co/6mkKLFBToj — 18 hours 25 min ago
Jason Caplain from @bcvp and Robbie Allen from @AInsights will be running the show this year at #CEDTVC 2017 as Co-Chairs. Don't miss it! — 18 hours 50 min ago
Apply now! Company registration for CED Tech Venture Conference ends 6/27--don't miss out! #CEDTVC… https://t.co/m3qO6DcE1t — 19 hours 20 min ago
Update: @RobbieAllen and @jcaplain have been selected as Co-Chairs for the CED Tech Venture Conference 2017! https://t.co/J8fT8m45Db #CEDTVC — 20 hours 20 min ago
We've picked our #CEDTVC Co-Chairs, but haven't decided on our Showcase Companies. There's still time to apply!… https://t.co/vk1vbGKCTV — 20 hours 50 min ago
Don't miss out! Apply to showcase your company at #CEDTVC 2017 so it can #ConnectAndGrow https://t.co/HynW6dmgj2 https://t.co/ayQpOSj4eQ — 21 hours 40 min ago
Just in: Co-Chairs announced for CED Tech Venture Conference 2017! Read about it on WRAL TechWire https://t.co/RPgg3ge5My #CEDTVC — 22 hours 20 min ago
RT @AInsights: Congrats to our founder, @RobbieAllen, and @JCaplain on being named co-chair for the @CEDNC Tech Venture Conference… https://t.co/H20i6pvRwn — 23 hours 51 sec ago
RT @exitevent: $2.1M From Triangle Venture Alliance—its 1st Investment—Helps @410Medical Save More Lives Story:… https://t.co/pHSXFYefnj — 23 hours 2 min ago
Check out @WRALTechWire exclusive with @Spoonflower co-founder & new @CEDNC Board Chair Stephen Fraser… https://t.co/bFMFNpb8vW — 1 day 12 hours ago
RT @ncstateotcnv: Act Now! Demo Room & On-Stage Pitch Application Open for @CEDNC Tech Venture 2017 https://t.co/XaNa3dmCwN Deadline Tues, 6/27 #CEDTVC — 1 day 12 hours ago
Don't wait! #CEDTVC 2017 Company Applications aren't out for long. Apply now and watch your company #ConnectAndGrow… https://t.co/v9NVOKM0BJ — 1 day 21 hours ago
RT @bcvp: ATTN FOUNDERS: Apply for Demo Room & On-stage Showcase @ CED Venture. 800+ investors, strategic partners etc: https://t.co/MxomPzDYGQ @CEDNC — 1 day 21 hours ago
Applications aren't open for long! Showcase your company at CED Tech Venture Conference to #ConnectAndGrow #CEDTVC… https://t.co/pLXkQOta3A — 2 days 16 hours ago
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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.