WELCOME TO GULF COAST VENTURE FORUM
The Gulf Coast Venture Forum (GCVF) supports the entrepreneurial and business community by organizing Southwest Florida Angel Investors and activating them through our monthly meetings. The GCVF is a Florida 501(c) 6 non-profit corporation, formed in 2001. The GCVF holds six monthly meetings to hear presentations by emerging and established businesses looking for growth capital. The primary purpose of the GCVF is to promote the success of Southwest Florida’s new and emerging businesses by educating and bringing together the best entrepreneurs and Angel Investors.
For Angel Investors
Membership in the Gulf Coast Venture Forum has its benefits! Membership is open to accredited Angel Investors as defined by the rules of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (www.sec.gov).
GCVF operates chapters in Naples and Sarasota. In addition to the opportunity to invest, our members also enjoy the benefits of qualified deal flow, community vetting, mentoring future business leaders, pooling capital for better terms and co-investing with local VCs.
Visit our "For Angels" section of the website for more information about angel investing and becoming an Angel Investor.
Entrepreneurs are invited to share information about their company with Gulf Coast Venture Forum.
If you are applying for funding from the GCVF for the first time CLICK HERE. As we are in our off season, we are directing you to the Tamiami Angel Fund I.
Be sure to visit our "For Entrepreneurs" section of the website for more information about angel investment and our criteria.