Save the Date: Michigan Growth Capital Symposium Celebrates Its 30th Anniversary in 2011

Shannon Beeman
December 17, 2010

Mark your calendar for May 10-11, 2011 and plan to attend the Michigan Growth Capital Symposium (MGCS), now in its 30th year.  The symposium has grown to become a well-established event showcasing high quality, pre-screened companies seeking $1-20M in funding.  The symposium is highly regarded for the investors it attracts from across the country to connect with leaders of high growth companies actively searching for funding.  Year after year, the Symposium serves as an important catalyst champion of investment opportunities in the Midwest region.

The 30th Anniversary of MGCS will feature keynote speakers and panel discussions led by the nation’s leading investors and entrepreneurs.  The sessions will provide insight on venture capital and investment trends and industry snapshots of emerging growth sectors such as life sciences and technology.

MGCS is also actively enlisting sponsors for its 2011 event.  Initial sponsors include leading media, venture capital and economic development organizations.  Sponsorships range from $1,000-$10,000.  For more information on MGCS or to become a sponsor of the 30th Annual Symposium, please visit www.michigangcs.com or contact Mary Nickson at 734-615-4424 or mnickson{at}umich.edu.