Lunch and Learn: Raising Business Capital
Business attorney, Rick Repp, principal at Witherspoon Kelley, will discuss raising capital from angel, venture capital and private equity investors and what an entrepreneur needs to know about private offerings.
Rick is a business lawyer and principal at the law firm of Witherspoon Kelley, where he practices in the areas of corporate, securities, mergers and acquisitions, banking and general business transactions.
During the past 17 years he has represented clients in over 65 securities offerings, including private placements with an aggregate value of over $850 million and numerous registered public offerings. An active member of the local entrepreneurial community, Rick serves on the boards of directors of the Spokane Angel Alliance and Innovate Cheney, the advisory board of Startup Spokane and is a frequent guest lecturer at Gonzaga University and Ignite Northwest.
Rick graduated from the Cornell University School of Hotel Administration in 1992 and the University of Idaho College of Law in 2001.