UVEF Presents: Q&A Session – Legal

This month join UVEF for a Q & A session with Travis Wilson of Jones Waldo Law Firm. Travis will provide an overview of the legal requirements to start a new business, improve a startup or secure a growing enterprise. Come prepared with your questions and bring a note pad; this is gonna be a good one. Friday Night, September 19, 2014 8:00 p.m. to about 9:30 p.m. Camp 4 560 S. 100 W. #11, Provo, UT 84601 Free as a bird. Questions? Contact Cary Snowden at csnowden -at- uvef.net About UVEF The Utah Valley Entrepreneurial Forum (UVEF) is a volunteer non-profit support group linking entrepreneurs to Money, Markets and Mentors. Celebrating 25 years of new business success, UVEF empowers current and future business leaders to thrive in today’s competitive market. We provide real-world, practical education and valuable resources on how to access needed capital, attract new customers and tap into industry experts. We welcome new members. Meet Our...

The Joint Event 2014

This month we join Mountain West Capital, The Utah Technology Council, The Wayne Brown Institute for our annual joint event; a great time to meet members of other business groups, see what others are doing, and hear from an experienced keynote speaker. Thursday, August 21, 2014 Noon – 1:30 p.m. Thanksgiving Point 3003 N. Thanksgiving Way, Lehi, UT 84043 Cost is $45. Register Here. This year: Success is an Inside Job – Discovering the Proven Success of High Achievers Tiffany Peterson is a seasoned Speaker and International Coach, guiding individuals, organizations, and audiences in creating thriving lives and business results. Before founding her own company, The Lighthouse Principles, Tiffany worked with and for many popular brands: Franklin Covey, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, the world famous Rich Dad, Poor Dad series, and Jack Canfield, creator of The Chicken Soup for the Soul series. Tiffany has been responsible for managing and achieving sales budgets that range up to $40 million in annual revenue. She loves sharing her sales secrets and strategies with others to help them create a sustainable income living their business dreams. Cost is $45. Register...

UVEF Top 25 Under 5 2014

UVEF Ones to Watch This year UVEF determined to open our awards to pre-revenue companies. This year we are featuring 10 companies picked as “ones to watch” for the coming few years as they establish a foothold and scale their business models. In no particular order, our top ten picks this year are: Skeduna CourseKeepers by Skeduna is a unique set of tools free to students that helps them find the right courses at the best time for their schedule and puts them on the shortest, least expensive path to graduation. We believe if students are empowered to create a strategy tailored for them, participate in their academic community, and understand the financial impact of their choices, they will graduate on time and maximize their success. — Please watch for Skeduna Box Support Box Support provides enterprise level computer security and security-specific support for homes and small businesses. In a little over a month, Box Support has grown to nearly 50 full-time employees, all based in Provo, and have added over 500 new clients. — Please watch for Box Support Sphere Manufacturing Sphere Manufacturing will be the leading manufacturer of 3D metal printers for the jewelry and local manufacturing industries. Sphere has ten patents pending that make the Sphere 1 faster, more convenient, and more affordable, and because of these technological innovations, Sphere will be the first to reach into previously untapped, multi-billion dollar markets. — Please watch for Sphere Manufacturing Sentius Sentius helps small and independent healthcare providers grow through the practical application of Big-Data-driven business intelligence.  They distill complex data, science and technology into fully automated services...

UVEF Presents The Top 25 Under 5 2014

RSVP today! Thursday, July 10 Zions Bank Tower, Provo Red Rock Room, 8th Floor 11:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m Award recipients in two categories will be recognized at our Award Ceremony Luncheon on July 10th. This year, our Top 25 Under Five will spotlight two types of startup, with awards being presented to companies in revenue, and pre-revenue startups. Our new emphasis will highlight Utah’s outstanding entrepreneur community with recognition for new ideas as well as companies who are proving a sustainable model with incoming revenue. Top 25 Under Five spotlights outstanding Utah entrepreneurs and emerging companies from across the state. Award recipients will be recognized at our Award Ceremony Luncheon on July 10th. Our emcee for the event this year is David Bradford, Executive Chairman of HireVue and author of Up Your Game: 6 Timeless Principles for Networking Your Way to the Top. Executive Chairman of HireVue UVEF’s Top 25 Under Five Awards have recognized the development of more than 200 individuals and companies, including Utah success stories like Boostability, Allegiance, Altiris, and Omniture among many others. 2014 Applicants are judged on several factors including revenue and job creation. This year we are including a new category to recognize pre-revenue startups, also. No cost for this event to current UVEF members. $25 for visitors. Come see the new UVEF! Questions? Contact Cary Snowden at csnowden -at- uvef.net About UVEF The Utah Valley Entrepreneurial Forum (UVEF) is a volunteer non-profit support group linking entrepreneurs to Money, Markets and Mentors. Celebrating 25 years of new business success, UVEF empowers current and future business leaders to thrive in today’s competitive market....

UVEF Presents: Seed Fund Summit 2014

Starting a business or ready to expand? Get your seed funding questions answered by our panel of experts including Gavin Christensen of KickStart Seed Fund, David Frazier of Diversification Partners and Aaron Ollivier of UA2. Thursday, June 12, 2014 Noon -1:30 – Lunch Camp 4 (The Startup Building) 560 S 100 W, Provo 84601 LIMIT 80 SEATS. RSVP Today! Moderators are Steve Grizzell of Innoventures and Clint Betts of Beehive Startups. Email us your questions about raising equity capital for your business and we will pick the best and forward them to our experts. Best questions win prizes! Email questions to: Steve@InnoVentures.com or Cbetts@beehivestartups.com Lunch by JDawgs! Questions? Contact csnowden@uvef.net No cost for this event to current UVEF members. $25 for visitors. Come see the new UVEF! Questions? Contact Cary Snowden at csnowden -at- uvef.net About UVEF The Utah Valley Entrepreneurial Forum (UVEF) is a volunteer non-profit support group linking entrepreneurs to Money, Markets and Mentors. Celebrating 25 years of new business success, UVEF empowers current and future business leaders to thrive in today’s competitive market. We provide real-world, practical education and valuable resources on how to access needed capital, attract new customers and tap into industry experts. We welcome new members. Meet Our...