Connections to Capital

In the news: "CED's New Program Helps Six Triangle Startups to $55M in Funding" (ExitEvent)

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Select Investor Introductions made by CED:


Meet Jay.

Jay Bigelow is CED's Director of Entrepreneurship, dedicated to introducing investors to emerging NC companies.

Make the most of your time by letting Jay do the work. Here's a glimpse at our process:

  1. Getting To Know You We begin initial conversations by pinpointing your investment criteria, industry/business preferences, growth stage targeting, and final goals. 
  2. The Matchmaking We will review our expansive database and drill down based on your standards to make recommendations catered to your objectives. 
  3. Smart Connections After presenting you with recommended companies, we facilitate your offiical introduction to those companies

CED has relationships with investment firms in NC and outside of the state including:


Ready to Invest in NC?

Contact Jay by email or phone (919) 226-0481.

Are you an entrepreneur seeking capital?

Get started by becoming an Entrepreneur Member.  

Want more? Take a closer look at CED's track record.