Coast to coast expansion of the Microsoft Software & Systems Academy, with 14 locations and the capacity to graduate 1,000 service-member students per year.
As a former U.S. Army Ranger and security contractor in the Middle East, Mike Daly is no stranger to challenges and stressful situations. After eight years in the US military, including four years as an Army Ranger, Mike was hired as a Security Contractor with DynCorp International where he worked in the Middle East. After that, he decided to return to the States and civilian life, where his next challenge was starting his own business.
Jim Mingey, founder and president of Veterans Business Services will be a panelist at the Oregon Entrepreneurs Network PubTalk on January 10th. The PubTalk will cover some of the exciting new crowdfunding opportunities available to small businesses. The conversation will include peer to peer lending (Kiva loans), donation based crowdfunding (Kickstarter, Indiegogo), intrastate crowdfunding (Oregon's recently revised OIO law also known as community public offerings), Reg CF, and Reg A+. Entrepreneurs can learn about these new fundraising methods and decide whether crowdfunding might be the right route for their business.