ABOUT FUNDING EVENTS INFORMATION EDUCATION MENTORS PARTNERS

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PREP 2.0
part three

Deliver the Goods

Onward and upward:

Distribution

  • I'll do it myself.
  • My Distributor is:
  • I have a list of possible distributors.
  • It will be shipped by:
    • truck (my brother's pickup)
    • truck (a real BIG truck)
    • rail
    • air
    • ship
    • other:
  • Weight per unit:
  • Needs special handling:
    • fragile
    • This End Up^!
  • It's in the package, ready to go!
  • I have inventory:
    • packaged
    • bulk
  • My warehouse is:

Rapid Delivery?

  • What is Rapid Delivery?

Building Your Business - Phase Two

If you've worked through to this part in a rather linear way, you've done a LOT of work. Congratulations!

You may have been wondering why Funding hasn't been brought up before. Well, now you know better what you need Funding for.

Funding

  • I need...
    • to complete design/development: $
    • for a final prototype: $
    • for patent/trademark protection: $
    • tooling: $
    • manufacturing: $
    • packaging/printing: $
    • materials: $
    • marketing: $
    • distribution: $
  • I can provide the necessary funds:
    • myself
    • through my company
  • I'm looking for a:
    • joint venture
    • partnership
  • I'm looking for angel investors
  • I'm looking for venture capital

Follow-on Management

  • I'll be a Loner for a while.
  • I'll bring on additional managers when:
  • I need a:
    • CEO
    • CFO
    • accountant
    • somebody good with numbers
    • marketing person
    • PR person

Growth

  • I'll be making continual improvements in my product.

Additional Products / Lines

  • Additional products I'm developing:
  • I'll be adding this line:
  • I'm open to complementary:
    • products:
    • lines:
    • services:

Expansion / Cross Markets

  • I'm looking to expand into this market:
  • I'm looking to expand into these markets:

SERVICES - Special Considerations

  • Services associated with my product:

This concludes part three. If you think we've overlooked something, let us know with "PREP part three" in the subject line; thanks!

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