In Recognition of Military Appreciation Month, The Polk Institute Presents a great three-part fun event…An educational seminar on How Equity Crowdfunding Works, (This is the third and last Equity Crowdfunding series event). An exciting Pitch Competition, and fun Networking opportunity.

Early bird NETWORKING. Coffee and Breakfast goodies. Lunch. MORE NETWORKING FUN

Pitch Competition is NOT exclusive, However this is an equity crowdfunding campaign, Nonprofits are not eligible. Nonprofits do not have equity to offer.


Everyone is welcome to join in the fun.

Topic: How Equity Crowdfunding Works.

Attendees will learn about how equity crowdfunding works and why it can become a new source of capital for For-Profit businesses.



Mark Hiraide, Partner, Mitchell, Silberberg and Knupp, a former SEC attorney and author of recent California equity crowdfunding legislation that will save founders money.

Jason Fishman
Co-Founder and CEO, . Investor & User Acquisition Agency Founder, that has successfully marketed 300+ Investor Offering that’ve collectively produced 9-figures of capital across Content Marketing, Advertising, and Outreach channels.

Eric Cox, West Coast Manager, NetCapital, an equity crowdfunding platform. Find out what makes a crowdfunding campaign successful.


Where do I sign up to be a Pitch Presenter?

Click on the green button above the flyer.

Where can I RSVP to attend?

Click on the blue button above the flyer.

Where do I park?

  • Parking in front of the building is limited.
  • PLEASE DO NOT DRIVE INTO THE GATED PARKING LOT, it is for the Venue’s employees.
  • The Optimist Studios has an overflow lot behind the building across the street.
  • Please do not park in front of the building across the street.

Thank you for your understanding.

Any Other Questions?

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