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If you are a tech start-up, here’s a funding opportunity

I saw this in the Atlanta Business Journal. Georgia Tech has partnered with an angel investment fund to both fund and educate a select group of entrepreneurs. You do NOT have to be based in Atlanta, Georgia or elsewhere in Georgia but you must be willing to relocate. You can apply for the opportunity from anywhere in the U.S. Read below for more info.

Georgia Tech, Imlay launch startup venture

Read more: Georgia Tech, Imlay launch startup venture | Atlanta Business Chronicle

Georgia Tech, backed by Atlanta super angel investor Imlay Investments, will launch a venture aimed at attracting — and holding onto — tech entrepreneurial talent to the region.

The four-month “accelerator” program, held twice a year, would invest up to $25,000 in each of the 12 to 20 startups and help them develop into a “fundable” businesses, according to a source familiar with the plans.

The program, to be announced at the ATDC Startup Showcase today, hopes to lure promising technology, medical device and biotech startups to metro Atlanta.


About Tiffany C. Wright

Hi! I,Tiffany C. Wright, am the author of the ebook, "Help! I Need Money for My Business Now!!" and the book "Solving the Capital Equation: Financing Solutions for Small Businesses", available on Amazon. I am the president of Toca Family Business Services, a short-term & project-based interim management & strategic and financial advisory firm, located in Atlanta, Georgia. In the past five years I've helped small and medium companies restructure and obtain over $31 Million in financing and a similar amount in purchase orders and contracts. I have an MBA in Finance and Entrepreneurial Management from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania and a B.S. in Industrial and Systems Engineering from The Ohio State University. Personal: I enjoy investing. I am a prodigious reader of everything from business books, magazines, and newspapers to horror and popular fiction. I read 4-6 books per month. I also love to travel. I've been to 33 countries on 5 continents and lived in Japan for 2.5 years and aim for a foreign locale twice a year. I am also an athlete and run track on the Master's Circuit. The highlight was placing 7th in my age group in the 2007 World Master's Track and Field Championships in Italy.


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The Resourceful CEO, Tiffany C. Wright

the president of Toca Family Business Services, a strategic and financial advisory firm which provides short-term & project-based C-level management. She is the author of Solving the Financial Equation: Financing Solutions for Small Businesses, available on Amazon.

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