AMP SoCal Hosting Free Capital Access Event for Defense Suppliers on May 23

Accessing Capital for Defense Suppliers

Hosted by the AMP SoCal Strengthening Competitiveness Program

Thursday, May 23, 2019
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

University of Southern California
Gateway Building
Price School Research Centers
3335 S. Figueroa St. Unit A
Los Angeles, CA 9007

Space is limited, register today.

Find out what financial option makes the most sense for your business by attending Accessing Capital for Defense Suppliers, hosted by the AMP SoCal  Strengthening Competitiveness Program. The event will feature a financial overview, presenting financer expectations and investment conditions, and a panel discussion covering different capital access options, such as.

  • Equity

  • Senior Debt ($250,000 and above)

  • CDFI Lender ($250,000 and below)

  • Equipment Leasing

There will also be personal lender interviews on-site and free pre-meeting financial support offered to manufacturers who meet the qualifying criteria. Participating lenders include:

  • Wells Fargo

  • Commercial Bank of California

  • Pitney Bowes Equipment Leasing

  • Opportunity Fund

  • Diamond Capital Advisors 

Depending on your capital access need, whether it be covering short term expenses, restructuring or consolidating debt, expansion, operations purchases or upgrades, or simply taking your business to the next level, there are different assets and approaches that will suit your goals. Learn more at our free event. We hope to see you there.

One-on-One Lender Meetings

A personal lending interview will also be offered to the first 10 registrants, which includes free pre-meeting financial support for those that meet the following criteria*:

  • Located in Ventura, Los Angeles, Orange or San Diego County.
  • Small to medium manufacturing business within the Department of Defense Supply Chain
  • Since 2012 have experienced reduced Department of Defense procurement and contracting (whether directly or through the Defense supply chain).
  • Agree to participate in a post-meeting follow up survey in the next 3 months

Assistance will include financial organization support so that you will better be able to tell the story of your business and inspire confidence with your planning and business acumen. Our business financial experts will then personalize the AMP SoCal Financial Opportunity slide deck template to best suit your business’ needs and strengths. To capitalize on AMP SoCal’s free business assistance and lender interviews, please fill out the following forms:

Fax signed and completed form to (213) 559-0807 or scan and email file to ampsocal@usc.edu.

*For those that do not meet the Defense Impacted criteria but would still like to participate in one or more lending interviews, we will be establishing a first come, first serve wait list, but the AMP SoCal pre-meeting support will not be available. 

Space is limited, register today.