Saturday January 28, 2017 from 1:00-3:00 PM PST
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SCORE Greater Los Angeles 
330 North Brand Boulevard
Suite 190
Glendale, CA 91203

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There is free parking along the sides of the building.

There is also $11 parking in the parking garage.

SCORE does not validate.

SCORE workshops are $45.00 Pre-register-Pre-pay, $60.00 At the door


Janice Kim 
SBA/SCORE Greater Los Angeles 


01-28-17- In Glendale- Bootstrapping, 101 Strategies for Funding Success-CANCELLED 

Starting and growing a business requires capital. Where should you look to identify and secure the necessary funding to start or grow your business? Have you wondered about Seed Capital or most recently how Crowd Funding might help you to accomplish your goals? This workshop is for you! You will learn how to evaluate your current funding needs, determine if a debt or equity strategy is appropriate for your firm at its current stage of development.
  • Seed Capital
    • Friends and Family round
    • Angel Investors, Venture Capitalist, and Institutional Funds
    • Crowd Funding
    • Series A, B or C
    • Convertible Notes
    • Exit Strategies
    • Pitch Deck – what and why it’s important
    • JOBS Act – and why this matters to small firms

Each participant will walk away with a clear understanding of the debt and equity options and how to craft a fiscal management strategy for growth. You will learn about creating a Pitch Deck and what to include.



Stephanie Ardrey


rdrey is a serial entrepreneur, having conceptualized and launched multiple business ventures.  Her entrepreneurial and corporate experience has covered multiple industries including: real estate finance, construction and development, consumer goods, entertainment – music, film, and television, high-tech, financial services, insurance, municipalities and more.  Ardrey has trained thousands of entrepreneurs nationally, and is an adjunct professor teaching in the Bachelor of Science and Arts programs at UCLA, California State University, Los Angeles and FIDM/LA. She is the author of “Show me the money: the 9ps to profit!” – released in 2012.

Previously, Ardrey directed a multibillion dollar portfolio of commercial real estate development projects – luxury, mixed-use, and retail commercial projects.  Prior to entering the high stakes high pressure world of commercial real estate development, Ardrey served as the President/CEO of The ArdreyGroup Inc., a full-service advertising and marketing communications agency with eight offices across seven western states, a capitalized financial base of over $250 million dollars due to a joint venture. 

Ardrey is completing her Doctor of Business Administration degree, with a concentration in International Business, holds a Master of Arts degree from Antioch University – McGregor School of Business focusing on organizational management and leadership; Certificate, University of Southern California, Real Estate Finance and Development; Bachelor of Arts degree from Antioch University; Upper division course work in International Finance and Management, Golden Gate University.