Tuesday, April 11-12, 2011
Grand Hyatt, New York
NCN VIII: Spring 2011 Investor Meeting
At Nutrition Capital Network’s eighth international Investor Meeting, investors
will be introduced to 20 of the best growth companies and acquisition opportunities
in nutrition, health & wellness, technology, natural & organic and green products.
Presenting companies are screened and prepared by a nine-member committee
including NCN Principals Grant Ferrier and Tom Aarts, founders of Nutrition
Business Journal, Greg Horn, former CEO of GNC, and Steve Allen formerly of
Nestlé, Carlos Barroso, Lara Burns, Matt Roberts and Ed Hauck.
A-List Investors and Qualified Deal Flow: Register Today!
Entrepreneurs and growth companies in nutrition and health & wellness are invited to
apply to present at NCN VIII in NY on April 12 (or at NCN IX in Los Angeles on 11/15
or at ingredient-focused NCN at SupplySide West on 10/11). At NCN meetings 60-80
investors attend, representing capital under management of $5+ billion. Attendees include
Sherbrooke, Inventages, TSG, Greenmont, BRS, Pegasus, North Castle, Tate & Lyle, Nestlé,
Danone, Coca-Cola, DSM, Alticor, Clorox, Abbott, Hershey, Hormel Kerry, Kellogg, Lonza,
Danisco, DuPont, Glanbia, General Mills, Pepsi, Unilever and many others.
Companies will present their business plans and capital needs to an audience of investors in
in the morning with one-on-one breakout sessions after lunch. A networking dinner hosted
by NCN and sponsors is the night before. Companies in finished products, ingredients and
enabling technology are selected from the following stages:
• Advanced Stage: Revenues of $20-$100 million and looking for capital for major initiatives,
growth, globalization or acquisitions. Investments of $10-50 million.
• Second Round or Later Stage: Companies that have raised structured capital, with revenues
of $5 million+ and looking for growth capital. Investments of $5-20 million.
• First Round: Companies beyond proof of concept with revenues of $1-5 million and raising
outside or professional capital for the first time. Investments of $1-5 million.
• Start-Ups: Companies engaged in proof-of-concept or ‘pre-revenue’, typically bootstrapped
or funded by family and friends and now ready for angel or early-stage venture financing.
Revenues <$1 million and seeking $500,000 to $2 million.
Information: email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Mike Dovbish 415-202-5254
Seeking Capital: Apply Today!
2011 NCN Events
NCN VIII: Grand Hyatt
New York, April 11-12
West Las Vegas
October 11, 2011
NCN IX: Bonaventure
Hotel, Los Angeles
November 14-15, 2011
Cornerstone Investors and Founders’
Circle members include:
NCN VIII: Spring
April 11-12, 2011
Grand Hyatt, New York
Nutrition Capital Network
4452 Park Blvd., Suite 306,
San Diego, CA 92116
ph. 619.295.7685 ext. 15,