Daymond John Moderates Early Stage East’s Gathering of Startups & Investors
Venture funding conferences lets entrepreneurs and investors partner up for a day
by Carolyn M. Brown
It was a gathering of startups and investors this week at Early Stage East Club Pitch Baltimore, a day-long event that attracted companies from coast-to-coast. The Pitch’s moderator was Daymond John, founder and CEO of FUBU and co-star of the ABC reality television show Shark Tank, which returns for a third season January 20, 2012.
Early Stage East has emerged as one of the leading venture capital conferences on the East Coast for promising young start-ups. Over 700 companies have presented in its 13-year history and have gone on to raise over $1 billion total in investment capital.