Atlanta (September 2023) – Seventeen technology companies that Morris, Manning & Martin represents have been accepted to participate in Venture Atlanta – one of the nation’s top events that connect companies with capital. Over 500 companies applied for the opportunity to present to, and network with, investors at the sold-out 2023 event, which will be held September 27 and 28 at the Woodruff Arts Center.
“MMM clients represent 20% of the accepted companies,” said Nick Foreste, who co-chairs the firm’s Emerging Companies & Venture Capital Practice. “It’s an impressive lineup of innovative companies, and we are proud to have so many of our clients present to high-profile investors, tech leaders and visionaries from across the country,” added Foreste, who also co-chairs Venture Atlanta’s Selection Committee.
A total of 83 companies from 13 Southern states and Washington, D.C. were accepted to the conference. They are divided into three categories: seed-stage showcase, early-stage venture and growth-stage. MMM clients by category include:
- 6AM City
- Rent Ready
- The Players’ Lounge
- Aetos Imaging
Seed Stage Showcase
- Acuity Behavioral Health
- Pulse Charter Connect
- Reflekt Me
Early- and growth-stage companies are able to pitch to hundreds of investors. They also receive coaching, mentoring, year-round networking opportunities and more. For the first time this year, seed stage companies will compete for a $500,000 investment prize.
Since its creation in 2007, Venture Atlanta has raised $7.5 billion for its alumni companies, creating $17 billion in exit value. To learn more or join the waitlist, visit VentureAtlanta.org.
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