Connie Koch, Keiretsu Forum of Southern California

Connie Koch, Keiretsu Forum of Southern California

Keiretsu Forum is the world’s largest angel investor network with 850 accredited investor members throughout nineteen chapters on three continents. Since Keiretsu Forum’s founding in 2000, its members have invested over $200m in 260 companies in technology, consumer products, healthcare/life sciences, real estate and other segments with high growth potential. Forum members collaborate in the due diligence, but make individual investment decisions, with rounds in the range of $250k-$2m. Keiretsu Forum's community is strengthened through education on angel investing, as well as charitable giving. Forum members have donated over $1m to over 100 non-profit organizations. 


Segment One

Connie Koch describes the process companies looking for investment capital go through to qualify for funding.  What types of companies are chosen for angel funding?  Can start-ups tap into this type of investment capital?

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Segment Two

Connie Koch and Dianne Gubin discuss the different investment styles of men and women.

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Segment Three

Following the funding process, businesses are supported by a diverse group of investors who bring experience and expert knowledge to startup companies.

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Connie Koch
Chapter Co-President
Keiretsu Forum Southern California

Connie Koch is Chapter Co-President, Keiretsu Forum Southern California.

Connie's unique business sense and creative vision is the blueprint for her proven successes in various industries as both a serial entrepreneur with retail, telecommunications, printing, graphics and forms design, technology, Internet community developement and CEO/COO over companies in publications, telecommunications, technology with enterprise management systems, public relations, and fundraising.

With a belief that people and relationships are the most vital part of life, along with her pioneering attitude and insatiable desire for new experiences, Connie partners with Chip Parker in growing chapters of Keiretsu Forum in Southern California.



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