Technical Assistance


Strategies for SSBCI Venture Capital Programs

This meeting was held to help support states' efforts to maximize the SSBCI program. Experts discussed considerations for Venture Capital (VC) Program design, the type of businesses primed for equity investments, how VC Programs can further economic development goals, and strategies for engaging fund managers and private investors.

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Expert Panelists:

Rachel Reilly and Katie Kramer
Council of Development Finance Agencies

Karl Fooks
U.S. Department of the Treasury

Nicole Washington and Clay Rankin
Angel Capital Association

Maryam Haque and Justin Field
National Venture Capital Association


CDFA National Sponsors

  • BNY Mellon
  • Bricker & Eckler LLP
  • Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP
  • Business Oregon
  • CohnReznick
  • FBT Project Finance Advisors LLC
  • Frost Brown Todd LLC
  • gener8tor
  • Hawkins Delafield & Wood LLP
  • Ice Miller LLP
  • KeyBanc Capital Markets
  • Kutak Rock LLP
  • McGuireWoods
  • MuniCap, Inc.
  • NW Financial Group, LLC
  • PGAV Planners, LLC
  • Raza Development Fund
  • SB Friedman Development Advisors
  • Stern Brothers
  • Stifel Nicolaus
  • U.S. Bank
  • Wells Fargo Securities
  • Z. The Bond Buyer
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