Silicon South Launches Mission ’21

Silicon South our partner, has launched MISSION ’21. Silicon South is a network that exists to raise the recognition, ambition and capabilities of the people and companies in the Digital, Creative and Tech sector in Dorset. Dorset Business Angels attended the launch event for MISSION ’21 this week on Zoom along with key players across […]

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Future Fund

This week we saw the announcement of the final details of the £250m Future Fund eligibility criteria and guidance on the application process in advance of its opening for applications this Wednesday 20th May, offering Convertible Loan Notes from £125k – £5m alongside relevant third party equity investors. The full Convertible Loan Note upon which […]

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Inaugural Dorset Business Angels Virtual Pitch Event hailed a success and investment secured for entrepreneurs

Virtual Pitch Event

The inaugural Dorset Business Angels (DBA) Virtual Entrepreneurs’ Pitch event took place on Monday 27th April and has been hailed a success, by attracting an immediate investment for one Company and the prospect of investment for 3 others from 6 potential investors who wish to proceed to ‘due-diligence’. 5 businesses were invited to pitch and […]

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Dorset Business Angels Virtual Investor Pitches launched

Virtual Pitches

Dorset Business Angels (DBA) April pitch event has been relaunched as a virtual pitch platform which will enable 5 businesses the opportunity to continue to seek investment from the business angels. DBA Chairman Don McQueen said, “Despite the current Coronavirus pandemic and the extremely challenging times that we are experiencing, we have decided to carry […]

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Bournemouth based business showcasing ‘Google maps for sailors’ grabs investor attention at Dorset Business Angels pitch event

Marine navigation equipment

A Bournemouth based business, whose marine navigation platform’s proud boast is that its innovative product is the ‘google maps for sailors’, has grabbed investor attention in their pitch to Dorset Business Angels (DBA), in a Dragon’s Den type pitch. The founder of the business, a former Google employee, is a seasoned sailor who described his […]

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Dorset Business Angels host event to educate, inform and attract new investors

Become an Angel Investor

Dorset Business Angels (DBA) are hosting an event to educate, inform and attract new investors to the possibilities and opportunities of Angel investment. The event is taking place on 10th March at the Hallmark Hotel, Bournemouth Carlton. A lead Dorset Business Angel investor Max Wright advised, “We are hoping to attract individuals who might not […]

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Tethered drone systems, marine navigation equipment, airborne asbestos alert technology – Just some of the solutions offered by pitching businesses at the Dorset Business Angels investor event

Dorset Business Angels (DBA) have announced the date for their next investors’ pitch event which will take place on Monday 10th February at the Hallmark Hotel Bournemouth Carlton and is urging potential investors to book a place at the popular event. Businesses pitch in a Dragon’s Den type forum, in a bid to grab the […]

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