TEG logo designed by Tom Hortel, Co-Founder of VentureForward LLC Dear Entrepreneur, Here is your invitation to attend the SoundingBoard Forum scheduled for Wednesday September 21, 2005 11:30 am to 1:30 pm at the Queen City Club. Here is a link to a map to the event location at the Queen City Club 331 East Fourth Street Cincinnati, Ohio 45202. Please see instructions below on how to RSVP to this event. Business Plan Venue Here are links to the "Business Plan Venue" index in the TEG Bookmarks Database. Please add your references to the Business Plan Venue category in the TEG Bookmarks Database to related resources you think TEG members should be aware of. Thank you for your interest and participation in The Entrepreneurial Group. Best Regards, Mark Bruemmer, CEO NetMotifs, Inc. Business Web Services Moderator of The Entrepreneurial Group Please join us for SoundingBoard: Wednesday September 21, 2005 from 11:30 am ? 1:30 pm at the Queen City Club 331 E. Fourth St. in downtown Cincinnati. Please register using the link below or call 513-579-3111. Members $25.00, Guests with Members $30.00, Non-Members $35.00. http://126.96.36.199/programs/events/event_detail.asp?MEETING=G0509GCVA&is_full=False Confirmed business plan presentations by: 1. Scifeye LLC is a fabless semiconductor company that has designed an innovative and proprietary imaging sensor that enables digital communication via light waves. Our vision is to enable optically-based digital communications in everyday devices through the licensing of our technology to the manufacturers of CMOS imaging sensors, cameras and imaging equipment. 2. NeoSynergy LLC provides next-generation Web-based business management software to automotive manufacturers and their dealerships, enabling them to better manage the vehicle purchase, service and customer ownership experience, enhance customer satisfaction and retain customers. 3. KineticDigital Holdings LLC wholly owns Somatic Digital, LLC, which conducts research, development of technologies (incubator) to bridge the digital divide and TouchSmart Publishing, LLC which is the first publishing company to use the touch user interface (TUI) technology developed by Somatic Digital. Please mark your calendars for SoundingBoard on December 7, 2005 and April 19, 2006 from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm at the Queen City Club. The Greater Cincinnati Venture Association <jwolfe@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote: From: "The Greater Cincinnati Venture Association" <jwolfe@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> To: <markbruemmer@xxxxxxxxx> Subject: GCVA & SoundingBoard - Wed 9/21 Date: Mon, 12 Sep 2005 12:01:40 -0500 To view this email as a web page, go here. 2005 Inventor's Fair Offers Glimpse of Future Pictured above: Larry Anderson explains his new continuously variable transmission, which will reduce fuel consumption up to 40% The 2005 Greater Cincinnati Inventor's Fair was a huge success! Over 120 people visited the Montgomery Inn Conference Center to see the unique products shown by regional inventors and enjoy delicious Montgomery Inn food. Mark Crane of Louisville's Enterprise Corp. was the Master of Ceremonies for eleven inventors presenting their products to the audience. These products represented a variety of industries, from high-tech to consumer products, with each offering a different type of opportunity for investors. Full Story A Business Plan Session with Start-Up Companies Please join us Wednesday, September 21 for a special presentation in conjunction with SoundingBoard. The session will be moderated by Tom Churchwell, managing partner of ARCH Development Partners LLC. ARCH is a very early stage venture partnership specializing in the creation and funding of high-tech companies in the Midwest. For investors to find success, it is important that the quality of investment opportunity stays high. SoundingBoard helps ensure local deals meet investment standards by coaching entrepreneurs through the business planning process. Your help is needed to support this important effort - you'll also have the chance to screen some of the most promising new ventures in the area. Register Now! Venture Report Instead of a standard report, Dave Willebrand provides information on changing regulations in the VC market. See Details 2005 Greater Cincinnati Inventor's Fair Exhibitors Add Flair Pictured: Rob Pipes has "Leonardo" show how anyone can draw like a pro with his new Insight product In addition to the eleven presenters at the 2005 Inventor's Fair, eleven additional inventions were featured as exhibitors. These products represented a wide variety of industries, from medical to holiday, from aerospace to gardening. Inventors were seeking exposure and support in various ways as they work to get their products to market. Read Article Inventor's Council of Cincinnati Holds Seminar Invention Intervention On Tuesday, September 13, the Inventor's Council of Cincinnati will present a special program, "Invention Intervention" with Jack Carik of Inventor Services. Jack will share his 40 years' experience, addressing topics such as: What makes a great consumer product? Why do some products sell and others don't? Do I really need a patent? How do I get my product to market without spending a fortune? Plus an extensive Q&A. This program is a must for anyone already in or thinking about getting into the new product development business. To register About Us The Greater Cincinnati Venture Association is a forum for bringing together all parties who share a vested interest in building a strong regional entrepreneurial community. Our activities provide opportunities for members to promote new ventures, participate in ongoing education, network among interested parties on a regular basis, and provide a dedicated medium for communicating issues about entrepreneurship. The GCVA was organized in 1986 by a group of business leaders to bring together individuals from the public, private, academic, and government sectors interested in developing and expanding new companies. More Information ... Membership Benefits GCVA members receive many benefits, including access to executive summaries of new ventures, presentations by entrepreneurial companies, the E-Startup Conference, a listing in the GCVA Directory, and access to venture resources across the country. To join ... 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