Palo Alto Software, the world’s leader in business planning software (and the makers of LivePlan), is excited to sponsor the upcoming “Funding the Big Idea” event to be held at the Municipal Auditorium in Riverside, CA on March 28. The 4th annual funding forum, presented by TriTech SBDC, offers hundreds of entrepreneurs an opportunity to submit their business ideas in “The Best Big Idea” competition; pitch their business both via the competition and a “Speed Dating” event with investors; network; and attend educational seminars.
Palo Alto Software is providing access to its LivePlan business plan, pitch, and management software to all applicants in the competition who register prior to March 7. Applicants will also have the opportunity to win a sponsored $250 cash prize awarded by Palo Alto Software to the business concept determined to have the “Best Pitch” using the one-page pitch infographic feature of LivePlan.
“We love everything about what TriTech is doing with this funding forum and we’re happy to provide the tools and incentive to assist TriTech in its mission to launch high technology, rapid growth companies,” stated Sabrina Parsons, CEO of Palo Alto Software.
You can find more information on TriTech’s 4th annual funding forum “Funding the Big Idea” including registration details on their event website.
About Palo Alto Software, Inc:
Palo Alto Software, Inc., makers of the #1 selling business planning, pitch building, and financial management software in the world, develops and publishes tools, products, and content to help small and midsized businesses launch their venture and ensure continued success. LivePlan, the company’s flagship product, is a SaaS (software as a service) solution for business planning and management. Palo Alto Software has been the market leader in its category for over fifteen years, has served well over 1 million entrepreneurs, and has customers in 180 countries. Founded in 1988 by business planning expert Tim Berry, the company is a privately-owned corporation based in Eugene, Oregon.
About TriTech SBDC
TriTech Small Business Development Center (a California SBDC) works with high technology, rapid growth companies which have a very high impact on their local economies. TriTech offers consulting in areas such as identifying capital resources, commercializing new technologies, marketing products and services, and becoming investor ready. TriTech’s mission is to make a measurable economic impact for the business community by increasing the profitability of enterprises. Economic growth depends upon entrepreneurs translating ideas and innovation into viable commercial enterprises. Most importantly TriTech provides expert business counseling, value added referrals, meaningful workshops and events all at no cost to the entrepreneur!