BEDC & Qodeo: ‘Unlocking Funding Secrets’

May 15, 2024 | 0 Comments

The Bermuda Economic Development Corporation [BEDC] is partnering with Qodeo to host a workshop titled ‘Unlocking Funding Secrets’ on May 16.

A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Economic Development Corporation is excited to partner with Qodeo to offer the ‘Unlocking Funding Secrets’ workshop, aimed at enhancing fundraising knowledge among local entrepreneurs. This event will be led by Simon Glass, CEO of Qodeo, who brings a wealth of experience from the fields of venture capital, banking, and academia to Bermuda’s unique business scene.

“Scheduled for Thursday, May 16th, 2024 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm at the BEDC Training Room, Sofia House, Hamilton, this session marks the beginning of a series designed to clarify the complexities of venture capital and private equity fundraising.

BEDC & Qodeo Unlocking Funding Secrets Workshop Bermuda May 2024

“During this two-hour session, Simon Glass will debunk common myths surrounding fundraising strategies, offering clarity on both equity and debt financing. Attendees will gain insights into investor expectations and strategies tailored specifically for Bermuda’s market. This workshop is ideal for both seasoned business owners and new entrepreneurs eager to learn effective fundraising techniques.”

Mr. Glass said, “Qodeo is dedicated to upskill and fast track diverse entrepreneurs to best fit venture capital and private equity investors, from the 7,100 on Qodeo. Qodeo is committed and proud to help Bermuda’s talented entrepreneurs, and investors, access and navigate the venture ecosystem via our partnership with BEDC.

“We look forward to sharing key mythbusting fundraising insights, premiered with University of Cambridge, at a series of workshops hosted by BEDC, kicking off on the 16th May.”

The spokesperson said, “The session promises to provide attendees with actionable advice and a clearer understanding of how to approach potential investors, thus equipping them with the necessary tools to successfully raise funds and grow their businesses.

“Admission to the workshop is $30 for the general public and $25 for BEDC members. Those interested in attending are encouraged to secure their spots promptly as space is limited by visiting Interested in becoming a BEDC member? Click here.”

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