Tech Venture Conference 2017
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RT @BusinessNC: 5 Questions for Anita Watkins https://t.co/Ch2yfbE6gG @RexHealthcare @CEDNC — 1 day 11 hours ago
ICYMI: Chinese Tech Giant Tencent invests in Locus Biosciences Watch the Locus Bioscience pitch at #CEDTVC 2016:… https://t.co/UD6c3urrkx — 2 days 12 hours ago
RT @LocusBio: Chinese Tech Giant #Tencent invest in #RTP's @LocusBio via @CEDNC https://t.co/z6VRc86lBR https://t.co/u1OjWCCNzS — 2 days 16 hours ago
Applications are open #Pitch #Competition $32k Awards! Deadline 7/24 #BigLaunchChallenge #startup @TheLaunchPlace https://t.co/YtB0jD3r9U — 3 days 14 hours ago
In case you missed it: Chinese Tech Giant Tencent Invests in RTP's Locus Biosciences! @LocusBio #tencent https://t.co/CBo9fmYWIF — 3 days 14 hours ago
RT @SUGTriangle: Interested in growing your #SaaS #startup? Learn from top #entrepreneurs https://t.co/bX0T2oY69b @thepinkceiling… https://t.co/6ijg05O66B — 4 days 12 hours ago
Chinese Tech Giant Tencent invests in RTP's Locus Biosciences @LocusBioRead about it here https://t.co/78GhtDOLi5 #tencent — 4 days 12 hours ago
Entrelinks is out! Chinese Tech Giant Tencent Invests in RTP's Locus Biosciences. Read the story & lessons learned: https://t.co/wHg4p7aoMf — 4 days 18 hours ago
.@pendoio raised $25M in Series C to scale the engineering team & make strategic investments: https://t.co/DWqvRRjDbZ — 5 days 10 hours ago
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NC #Startups raised $800M in 2016. #ConnectAndGrow with Groundbreaking Innovators @CEDNC Tech Venture 2017… https://t.co/lNS7pOIfXG — 5 days 12 hours ago
Entrepreneurs, CEOs and Investors all at one conference: CED Tech Venture Conference. Register now! #ConnectAndGrow https://t.co/BRnNqEQ6Xo — 5 days 14 hours ago
Act now! #CEDTVC early rates end 8/24. Join the thousands of other up-and-coming entrepreneurs at #CEDTVC 2017… https://t.co/EryprCeJnp — 6 days 11 hours ago
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Just In: @DougLebda Founder and CEO @LendingTree to speak @CEDNC Tech Venture https://t.co/Dw4W79bl5B #CEDTVC https://t.co/QIybVL8dNF — 1 week 2 days ago
Just In: @michaelchasen CEO @PrecisionHawk co-founder @Blackboard to speak @CEDNC Tech Venture… https://t.co/jO2NEnT9z4 — 1 week 2 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.