This is Invest Southwest

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Our Story

Invest Southwest is the connective tissue between investors and startups in the region. It serves the entrepreneurial ecosystem through three pillars:
Workshops and seminars to help burgeoning startups and new investors
• Networking opportunities for investors and entrepreneurs
• Resource directory to connect the community with the sponsors who make Invest Southwest possible.
Venture Madness is Invest Southwest’s signature annual event, which takes place in March and pits 64 of the most promising startup companies against one another in a single-elimination, bracket-style tournament.

Established 1992
Over $300 million raised.
Approximately 40% of presenting companies have received financing.
Arizona No.8 best state for starting a business. -Entrpreneur
The Phoenix area No.13 for high-tech startups. -Kauffman

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