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UVEF-Flyer-January2The Funding Debate

What form of funding is the best for startups and investors?

Thursday, January 29 | 6:00 pm

Boom Startup and UVEF will be hosting a LIVELY presidential style debate over convertible notes and equity funding.  Come to our debate and discover the advantages and disadvantages of both types of funding from industry experts.

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UVEF Presents: Seed Fund Summit 2014

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Why Nominate Your Company to UVEF Top 25 Under 5?

It is no question that receiving the UVEF Top 25 Under 5 award is a pretty big deal, and we love to toot our horn about it on every occasion. …But you knew that already, so we thought we would ask a few of our recent award recipients to tell us how the award has... read more

The recognition that has come along with being in the UVEF Top 25 Under 5 has had a huge impact on our business and not just in Utah. I am getting calls from large investment firms from out of state that found me through an awards list and wanted to reach out. Locally, it has helped us to gain credibility, awareness, and trust from both potential clients and employees. I love being apart of UVEF and especially the Top 25 under 5.

Bubba Page

Founder of, Launch Leads and QuotaDeck

The UVEF Top 25 Under 5 award has provided Lancera with a significant amount of recognition within the local community and our industry. The award has been a big part of our marketing campaigns and has helped validate the company to potential employees, customers, vendors and investors alike. Within Lancera it has been a great source of pride and has helped increase moral with our team.

Chad Bennett

CEO, Lancera