Hear Direct from a Financing Source: Where the Money is today for your Business

Karen Rands’ Compassionate Capitalism radio show for entrepreneurs and investors returns to interview a special guest: Tony Erwin of Skyrocket Financial. Tony is an active member of the angel investor community in Atlanta having found fortune from his role in technology IPO and garnered success from sophisticated stock market investments. Now he helps growing companies with additional sources of alternative finance to fuel their growth with debt against assets to augment their efforts in raising business capital. Tune in to learn more about where to find business capital and investor money for your early stage business. www.skyrocketfinancial.com and www.launchfn.com Formerly SPEC Talk Radio.

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Hear Direct from a Financing Source: Where the Money is Today for your Business

Check out these investment websites: www.kugarandholdings.com, www.launchfn.com, www.nbai.net, www.kyrmedia.com, www.myvirtualangelworld.com, www.entrepreneurblogspace.com and www.dothedeal.org

NEW for 2014:  http://NationalNetworkofAngelInvestors.com and http://AngelInvesting101.com

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Karen Rands on Seed Stage Venture Capital from Angel Investors

Karen Rands on this Compassionate Capitalist Radio Show will feature the companies that will be participating in the Start-up Round-Up event in Atlanta sponsored by LAUNCHfn, NBAI, and iStanta, a seed stage capital fund. As a special guest, we will feature Matt Oguz of the iStanta Fund to talk about having a VC mentality in the SE Angel Investor Market. We will also hear from a few of the companies that will be showcased at the NBAI Angel Investor Member event the following evening. We’ll explore the difference between investment decisions at the start up and the emerging growth stages.

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Check out these investment websites: Karen’s twitter page: @Karen_Rands, www.kugarandholdings.com, www.launchfn.com, www.nbai.net, www.kyrmedia.com, www.myvirtualangelworld.com, www.entrepreneurblogspace.com and www.dothedeal.org

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The Legal Side of Raising Capital with Bernard Coleman of Womble Carlyle

Bernard Coleman of Womble Carlyle, a highly regarded law firm, will share the legal side of successfully raising capital and how to avoid legal and civil liabilities from failing to do so maintain your exemption to SEC registration as private offering.  www.wcsr.com

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Check out these investment websites: Karen’s twitter page: @Karen_Rands, www.kugarandholdings.com, www.launchfn.com, www.nbai.net, www.kyrmedia.com, www.myvirtualangelworld.com, www.entrepreneurblogspace.com and www.dothedeal.org

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SPEC 2009 Review : Collaborant , Lagotek, Blackwell Capital and Play Golf Planet

Southeast Private Equity Conference is coming April 14th and 15th. Hear from the innovative companies that will be participating, speakers, investors and other attendees. SPEC is the only event of its kind that brings together investors and early stage companies seeking angel investment or their first institutional VC (venture capital) round of investment. Get all the information about attending as an investor, entrepreneur or sponsor at www.sePrivateEquity.org

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SPEC 2009 Review : Collaborant , Lagotek, Blackwell Capital and Play Golf Planet

David Akers, www.Collaborant.org, Eugene Luskin, www.Lagotek.com, David Adams, Blackwell Capital Advisory and Cameron Cress and Joseph Nemchik, www.PlayGolfPlanet.com

Check out these investment websites: www.kugarandholdings.com, www.launchfn.com, www.nbai.net, www.kyrmedia.com, www.myvirtualangelworld.com, www.entrepreneurblogspace.com and www.dothedeal.org

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SPEC 2009 Review: Chuck Lewis, My Georgia Bank and Ian Adlington, Newport Capital, Private Investor and Fund Manager

Southeast Private Equity Conference is coming April 14th and 15th. Hear from the innovative companies that will be participating, speakers, investors and other attendees. SPEC is the only event of its kind that brings together investors and early stage companies seeking angel investment or their first institutional VC (venture capital) round of investment. Get all the information about attending as an investor, entrepreneur or sponsor at www.sePrivateEquity.org

Chuck Lewis, CEO and Co-Founder One Georgia Bank www.onegeorgiabank.com and Ian Adlington, Newport Capital, Private Investor and Fund Manager

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SPEC 2009 Review : Chuck Lewis, My Georgia Bank and Ian Adlington, Newport Capital, Private Investor and Fund Manager

Check out these investment websites: www.kugarandholdings.com, www.launchfn.com, www.nbai.net, www.kyrmedia.com, www.myvirtualangelworld.com, www.entrepreneurblogspace.com and www.dothedeal.org

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SPEC Talk Radio: Are Angel Investors Investing?

SPEC Talk Radio brings together the entrepreneur and investor community to learn about how to create wealth through investment in high growth private opportunities. On Wed 2/11 over 25 investors attended the NBAI Investor Forum to meet companies seeking capital and this show will cover the outcome of that meeting. Hear from the investors and entrepreneurs that attended that event and hear for yourself that good companies can still generate interest from active angel investors. Next chance for companies to connect with capital is at the SE Private Equity Conference on April 14th and 15th. www.seprivateequity.org

Fernando Mera www.miasventures.com, Larry Hamilton GraphixWrap www.kornerkeeper.com, Tia Severino www.aid4autism.org,

Listen Now!  Are Angel Investors Investing?

Check out these investment websites: www.kugarandholdings.com, www.launchfn.com, www.nbai.net, www.kyrmedia.com, www.myvirtualangelworld.com, and www.dothedeal.org

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SPEC Talk Radio – Leading Edge Companies Path to Success

SPEC Talk Radio brings together the entrepreneur and investor community to learn about how to create wealth through investment in high growth private opportunities such as the companies that will be interviewed in this segment before the present at the NBAI Investor Forum on 2/11. Angel Investors tune in to hear about the next great market innovators. From technology to consumer products, there are ways to beat market returns with private equity investment.

Karen Rands interviews Steve Andon with One Pak (www.onepak.com) and Peggy Fisher with Tire Stamp (www.tirestamp.com)

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Check out these investment websites: www.kugarandholdings.com, www.launchfn.com, www.nbai.net, www.kyrmedia.com, www.myvirtualangelworld.com, and www.dothedeal.org

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SPEC Talk Radio – Highlights from January NBAI Event!

SPEC Talk Radio, SE Private Equity Community Radio with Host Karen Rands, will hear from entrepreneurs and investors that attended the First NBAI Investor Forum for January 2009. These guests entrepreneurs are offering some exciting products and services for angel investors in this tenuous economy!

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Chris Moreau Kiz Toys www.kiztoys.com Cameron Cress and Joseph Nemchik Play Golf Planet www.playgolfplanet.com Sandra and Delores McAdams Incredible Manicure Hand www.incrediblemanicurehand.com Carl Lane International Acquisition Investment Holdings, Rodger Rees Advanced Aero www.advancedaero.net, Jon Drabenstott Capital Strategies Group, LLC www.capitalstrategiesgroup.com,

Check out these investment websites: www.kugarandholdings.com, www.launchfn.com, www.nbai.net, www.kyrmedia.com, www.myvirtualangelworld.com, and www.dothedeal.org

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Magnus Health: New Portal for Managing Medical Information

Karen interviews Chas Scarantino, President of Magnus Health – A portal for individuals and companies to manage patient records and history. (www.magnushealth.com)

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Check out these investment websites: www.kugarandholdings.com, www.launchfn.com, www.nbai.net, www.kyrmedia.com, www.myvirtualangelworld.com, and www.dothedeal.org Listen, Learn, Enjoy and Share with a Business Associate!

Mobile Beverage: Inflight Beverage Systems for Airlines

Karen interviews Dick Bilskie of Inflight Beverage Systems, providing a unique solution for airlines to reduce cost and be more efficent. (www.mobilebeverage.net)

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Check out these investment websites: www.kugarandholdings.com, www.launchfn.com, www.nbai.net, www.kyrmedia.com, www.myvirtualangelworld.com, and www.dothedeal.org Listen, Learn, Enjoy and Share with a Business Associate!