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What is the Membership criteria?

To become a member you can apply as an investor through our website contact form. We are very straightforward and transparent in our criteria. Accredited Investor Status: Members must meet the SEC's criteria for accredited investors. Experience and Expertise: Prospective members should possess relevant industry experience, expertise, and a track record of success in their field. Commitment to Active Participation: When you enroll as a member your annual fee grant you access to a network of likeminded investors sourced opportunities. EVG encourages active participation, including attending meetings, conducting due diligence, and providing support to the event entrepreneurs of the future. These criteria ensure that EVG investors network is qualified, experienced, and committed individuals who can contribute effectively to the entrepreneurial ventures.

Is there a cap in the number of members?

Initially we are looking for 30 members.

Why should I consider learning about investing in events?

Investing in events offers a unique combination of growth potential, diversity, impact, innovation, and networking opportunities that make it an attractive investment opportunity for savvy investors. High growth potential: The events industry is experiencing rapid growth, fueled by increasing demand for unique experiences and live interactions. Investing in events presents an opportunity to capitalize on this trend and potentially achieve significant returns on investment. Diverse Revenue Streams: Events encompass a wide range of formats and industries, including conferences, trade shows, music festivals, sports events, and more. This diversity provides investors with the opportunity to diversify their portfolios and access multiple revenue streams within the events ecosystem. Tangible impact: By investing in events, investors have the opportunity to support initiatives that create meaningful experiences and positive outcomes. Innovation and Disruption: The events industry is constantly evolving, with new technologies, formats, and trends reshaping the landscape. Investing in events allows investors to be at the forefront of innovation and disruption, backing ventures that are driving change and shaping the future of the industry. Access to Networks and Opportunities: Events provide valuable networking opportunities, connecting investors with industry leaders, innovators, and potential partners. By investing in events, investors gain access to a diverse network of professionals and opportunities for collaboration and growth.

What is the membership fee to become part of EVG?

All fees are covered with the annual member fee payable every calendar year, currently at $3,000. For further details please refer to the Membership Agreement.

How can entrepreneurs apply for funding from EVG?

Entrepreneurs can apply for funding from EVG through our website contact form. The process is designed to be straightforward and transparent, divided into the following key steps: application, screening and presentation to the Board, term sheet aligment, fundraising stage and handholding and guidance throughout your event acceleration till sale. This comprehensive process ensures that entrepreneurs receive the support and resources they need at every stage of their journey, from initial application to successful fundraising and beyond.

What is the typical investment size and structure for your group's investments?

Our members invest in early stage events. Pre-launch or year I-III and each opportunity is discussed with Founders according to their needs and capital allocation available on the funding round. Each EVG commits to an individual investing through a third party manager who establishes an SPV for each deal which make it your ideal entry point to having a stake in the events industry. Members invest their own funds at their discretion.

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