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WeDC House: From the Experts: Access Capital for Entrepreneurs

DC Startup Week 2019

For many startups, accessing early stage capital is one of the greatest challenges that they will face. Hear from our diverse panel of experts about traditional and non-traditional sources of funding, how to productively engage investors, and the most important things you can do to secure funding.

Thank you to our partner WeDC House:
WeDC House @ DC Startup Week brings together DC’s businesses, entrepreneurs and public leaders to learn what it takes to become the Capital of Inclusive Innovation. The event is co-hosted by DC Startup Week, Washington DC Economic Partnership (WDCEP) and Office of the Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development (DMPED).


Allyson Redpath

Founder, Citrine Angels

Allyson Redpath is a former investment banker who currently advises companies as a contract CFO. She is the founder of Citrine Angels, a newly-formed angel group for women to invest in female-founded companies.


Nasir Qadree

Venture Partner, Pier 70 Ventures


Vernon Lee, Jr.

General Partner, DC Inclusive Innovation Fund


Dawn Myers

Community Liaison, Black Girl Ventures

Wednesday September 11, 2019 2:00pm - 3:00pm
WeDC House @ Eaton DC 1201 K St NW, Washington, DC 20005