Investor Network Nights VIPs walk the plank after our event the 21st!


Our VIP members for Jan. 21st that attend our Webinar will be asked to walk the plank! A gangplank to tour a new yacht for our next VIP event!  Contact JD at jdm.networking@gmail.com to learn more!

Hear JD interview people for great stories during one of our fun VIP events at a Yacht Show: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8k9CoJpYqYs

Attend our next Webinar January 21st 6pm Pacific or register for other events at:

http://redhookcapital.me/investor-network-event/

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Happy Investing and Network,

JD Morris

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Educational Webinar Jan. 21st plus deals that closed


INVESTOR NETWORK NIGHTS:

Visit our Events page for a link to register for our Monday Jan. 21st event.  We want to break our record of 196 people!  If you e-mail 10 friends and copy us or provide two referrals to a accredited investors, you will get help pick case studies for our next Investor Network Nights and get 60 days as Investor Network by JD VIP!

Learn more on our event page or via GoToMeeting: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5671687043462755328

DEALS THAT CLOSE:

We will be posting every four hours with deals that closed to our blog, but here are deals with accredited investor, private equity, and venture capital investors that closed!

  • Abe’s Market, a Buffalo Grove, Ill.-based website for discovering natural and organic products, has raised $5 million in new VC funding. Carmel Ventures led the round, and was joined by OurCrowd, Beringea and return backers Accel Partners and Index Ventures. www.abesmarket.com
  • Celtra Inc., a Cambridge, Mass.-based provider of rich media mobile ad serving and analytics, has raised $4 million in new VC funding. SoftBank Capital led the round, and was joined by return backers GrandBanks Capital and Fairhaven Capital. www.celtra.com
  •  Curalate, a Philadelphia-based Pinterest analytics and marketing platform, has raised $3 million in Series A funding. New Enterprise Associates led the round, and was joined by First Round Capital and MentorTech Ventures. All three firms previously had participated in a $700,000 seed round for the company. http://www.curalate.com
  • Intigua, a Newton, Mass.-based enterprise cloud management startup, has raised $8.6 million in Series A funding. Bessemer Venture Partners led the round, and was joined by seed backer Cedar Fund. http://www.intigua.com
  • Keek, a Toronto-based social video networking platform, has raised C$18 million in new VC funding. Backers include AGF Investments, Pinetree Capital, Plazacorp Ventures and Cranson Capital.www.keek.com
  • Levels Beyond, a Denver-based provider of media management and monetization capabilities for video content producers, has raised $4.5 million in Series A funding from TVC Capital. http://www.levelsbeyond.com
  • LoopMe, a London-based developer of a mobile ad management solution, has raised $500,000 in seed funding from a group of individual angels that includes Russell Buckley (ex-AdMob) and Peter Barry (ex-Vodafone Ventures). http://www.loopme.biz
  • OpenX Software Ltd., a Los Angeles-based provider of digital and mobile advertising revenue products and services, has raised $22.5 million in Series E funding. Samsung Venture Investment Corp. led the round, and was joined by return backers Accel Partners, Index Ventures, SAP Ventures, Mitsui & Co. Global Investment and Presidio Ventures.  http://www.openx.com
  • Optoro, a Lanham, Md.-based provider of asset recovery solutions for distressed inventory, has raised $7.5 million in Series A-1 funding. Grotech Ventures led the round, and was joined by return backers SJF Ventures and QED. The company previously raised nearly $3 million in Series A funding.www.optoro.com
  •  R2integrated, a Baltimore–based digital and social marketing agency, has raised an undisclosed amount of equity funding from ORIX Private Equity. http://www.r2integrated.com

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Happy Investing and Networking,

JD Morris

Strategic Education Loan Fund, LLC semi-finalist Jan 21st


Strategic Education Loan Fund, LLC semi-finalist for Jan. 21st from more than 200 deals. Top ten semi-finalist to be announced Jan. 14th and finalist Jan. 19th!

Strategic Education Loan Fund, LLC, Providing Critically Needed Financing for Important Skilled Education at Select Career Colleges.

January 9th

Webinar to Preview ”Investors Network Night.”

RSVP to attend Webinar: Registration URL: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3441837879236909568

January 21st

Investor Network host “Investors Network Night” in Del Mar, CA.

Topics presented:

  • Investing in convertible notes
  • Investing using your IRA
  • Crowdfunding Update
  • Real Estate Deals (KW Commercial)
  • Deals DBT by Jan. 19th

RSVP for live event:  jdm.networking@gmail.com

RSVP to attend via Skype:  jdm.networking@gmail.com

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Happy Networking and Investing,

JD Morris

JD Morris

More about JD: https://accreditedinvestornetwork.wordpress.com/about-jd-morris/

More about Investor Network: https://accreditedinvestornetwork.wordpress.com/investor-network-event/

More about Red Hook Capital: https://accreditedinvestornetwork.wordpress.com/about-red-hook-capital/

 

Investor Network’s Webinar to Start the New Year for Investors on Jan. 9th


January 9th

Webinar to Preview ”Investors Network Night.”

RSVP to attend Webinar: Registration URL: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3441837879236909568

January 21st

Investor Network host “Investors Network Night.”

Topics presented:

  • Investing in convertible notes (JD Morris, Red Hook Capital)
  • Crowdfunding Update (TBA)
  • BioTech Deal (Red Hook Capital deal TBA)
  • Real Estate Deals (KW Commercial Deal TBA)
  • GPS Deal (TopAlphaCapital deal TBA)
  • Other Deals TBA

RSVP for live event:  jdm.networking@gmail.com

RSVP to attend via Skype:  jdm.networking@gmail.com

Happy Investing & Networking,

JD Morris

JD Morris

Investor Network by JD

 

PROMOTION: Accredited Investor Event Jan. 9th


Accredited Investors that RSVP before the New Year will get an VIP package for the event.  The event is free for accredited investors, self-direct IRA, and crowdfunding investors.

Investor Network host “Investors Network’s Deal Night”.

Topics presented:

  • Investing in convertible notes (JD Morris, Red Hook Capital)
  • Crowdfunding Update (TBA)
  • BioTech Deal (Red Hook Capital deal TBA)
  • Real Estate Deals (KW Commercial Deal TBA)
  • GPS Deal (TopAlphaCapital deal TBA)
  • Other Deals TBA

RSVP FOR LIVE SAN DIEGO EVENT:  jdm.networking@gmail.com

RSVP TO ATTEND VIA WEBINAR: Registration URL: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3441837879236909568

We have confirmed accredited investors, private equity firms, Venture Capital firms, and other investors. Look for more information soon!

CALENDAR OF EVENTS FEBRUARY: Investor Network Nights TBA

Happy Investing,

JD Morris

JD Morris

LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/jdmorris

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M&A deals of the day! Plus AutoNation Inc. leads the charge on M&A for the day!


Contact me at jdm.networking@gmail.com for valuation or list of companies list of deals done in your space.  Here is our list of M&A deals of the day:

 

  • Prospect Brands Acquired Gerbing s Heated Clothing, Inc.
  • Bank of America Corporation Acquired HealthLogic Systems Corporation
  • Athena Real Estate, LLC Acquired Morningside R.V. Estates
  • Investview Inc. Acquired SAFE Management, LLC
  • States Industries Acquired Drawer Box Specialties
  • Tencarva Machinery Company Acquired Southern Sales Co. Inc
  • The Suddath Companies Acquired Cali America Logistics
  • EVO Payments Internationa Acquired PowerPay
  • Epoch Investment Partners Inc Acquired TD Bank Group
  • Bevilacqua-Knight Inc Acquired Geltz Communications Inc
  • HealthcareSource. Acquired NetLearning
  • AutoNation, Inc Acquired Park Cities Volkswagen
  • AutoNation, Inc Acquired Boardwalk Porsche
  • AutoNation, Inc Acquired Spring Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram

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Boardwalk Auto Group has signed agreement to sell its Audi, Porsche and three Volkswagen stores in the Dallas area to AutoNation Inc., the Florida-based chain of automotive dealerships.

AutoNation also agreed to buy Spring Chrysler Jeep Dodge dealership in the Houston area.

Read More: http://www.bizjournals.com/dallas/news/2012/12/04/boardwalk-auto-group-sells-5.html