News & Events

Upcoming SBEC Events


Friends of the SBEC Luncheon

Wednesday, March 22, 2017
11:45 AM-1:15 PM
1215 El Prado Ave., Torrance, CA
Meet local entrepreneurs and other SBEC friends for our monthly Networking Luncheon. Our meeting will feature a presentation by SBEC Chairman Chris Braun about raising capital and financing options.

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Other Entrepreneurial Events

General Assembly’s Fierce, Funded, Female: A Discussion on Capital Raising

Wednesday, March 8, 2017 6:30 PM  – 8:30 PM
GA Los Angeles (DTLA), 360 E. 2nd Street, Suite 400, Los Angeles, CA 90012
Join a group of female investors and successful entrepreneurs for an open discussion on raising money for your new venture.

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Torrance Advantage Awards

March 16, 2017 6:00 PM -8:00 PM
Del Amo Crossing, 21515 Hawthorne Blvd, Torrance, CA 90503
The City of Torrance Office of Economic Development hosts the 10th annual Torrance Advantage Awards.

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SBEC Endorses “Growth Capital Conference”

Growth Capital Conference
Thursday, April 27, 2017 7:00am to 10:00am
The Olympic Collection, 11301 W. Olympic Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90064

Network with capital sources, strategic partners, advisors, deal makers and entrepreneurs seeking capital & counsel.

DEAL DISPLAYtm showcases growing firms needing capital. View products, online demos. Panel topics include:

  • How to submit your firm for funding
  • How to pitch to investors
  • Valuation guidelines & examples
  • Winning features in great pitches

Hot Networking Breakfast at 7:00 AM sharp!

Register by January 6 for Early Bird discount.
Pay $69 instead of $89 (enter SBEC in CODE field).

You may submit your DEAL online.