On May 1st and 9th, Birmingham-based venture capital firm Midven will be running a two-day Investment Readiness workshop at the Innovation Birmingham Campus. Midven has a strong track record of investing in early-stage businesses and has been appointed to manage the new £35m West Midlands equity fund, part of the Midlands Engine Investment Funds (MEIF).
The sessions will cover the following topic areas:
How to create a structured and strategic business plan.
How to create achievable financial forecasts.
What investors look for in a pitch and how to…
A series of briefing events will be taking place between 26th February and 20th March 2018 to showcase investment opportunities available through the new £250m Midlands Engine Investment Fund (MEIF). The British Business Bank and the Local Enterprise Partnerships (LEPs) will be coming together to brief business advisors and the local business community about the new funding opportunities available, its potential uses and how businesses can apply to receive the fund.
The events will be taking place at each of the 10 Local Enterprise Partnership areas within the…view event
Midven’s March event for portfolio companies took place on 6 March 2017 and focused on Thinking Differently To Maximise Your Personal Performance.It was held at the Cosy Club in Birmingham and attended by a number of Portfolio Companies.
Andy is a multi-awarded executive and business coach, gaining recognition for his clients’ achievements both on a regional and national level. He has consistently been placed in the top…view event
Midven’s May 2016 event for portfolio companies focused on the theme “Successful Marketing”.
The speakers included:
Jennifer Edwards Director of Marketing at Midven
Jennifer opened the event by speaking about Strategic Marketing – appraising the competitive landscape to construct your messaging and define market position.
Javan Bramhall, Founder of Digital Glue
Javan spoke about creating an ideal customer profile for your business. Building an understanding of the inherent strengths and weaknesses of prospective customers and identifying how your business can help.
Steve Pashley, CEO and Co-founder of Health2Works
Steve spoke about Direct Marketing to Many…