next meeting: Friday, MAY 2 Breakfast Meeting


Speaker: Randy Schilling, Quilogy and BoardPaq

Topic: TBA

Spotlight Organization: GatewayVMS (Chris LeBeau)

When: Friday, May 2 from 7:15-9 am

Where: Triumph Grill/Moto Museum, 3441 Olive St., St. Louis, MO 63103 (Entrepreneur Casual Dress, i.e. jeans welcome)

Cost: Members-free;  Non-members-$49

Register: Click on date upper left of this page


Happy hour with benefits:  One-on-one with the experts

thursday, may 15, 4:30-7:30 p.m

Sheraton Clayton Plaza, 7730 Bonhomme, Clayton, MO 63105

This year's spring event will be organized in a SIG roundtable format.  What that means is that each table will offer a specific topic of interest and be led by an expert in the topic.  This offers you the opportunity for a 1:1 discussion where you can ask your questions and focus on your interests.  You get to vote with your feet for you area of interest.

Topics are planned to include:  financing, sales, marketing, working with your board, leadership, international sourcing, pricing, finding great employees, etc.

So, with an open bar and networking before and after the discussions, if offers you a unique opportunity to  learn something or meet someone useful during happy hour.  Attendance is limited to 100...don't be left out. 

Members and non-members—make your reservation now for  Thursday, May 15 from 4:30-7:30 p.m. and tell your clients, colleagues, etc! 

The cost is $49 for non-members and FREE for MVF members. Note:  Members must register to attend.

To make a reservation, click on the event on the upper left of this page or call 314-241-2683.

About Missouri Venture Forum

Missouri Venture Forum is a non-profit organization formed in 1985 that serves as a catalyst bringing together the people genuinely interested in helping entrepreneurs.

Our Mission . . .

Missouri Venture Forum's Mission is to serve entrepreneurs – those leading the growth of earlier stage businesses – through peer networking, topical education and access to capital resources.

Entrepreneurial activity and access to capital is facilitated through:

  • networking
  • education
  • information exchange

Members include . . .

  • Entrepreneurs
  • Private investors
  • Attorneys
  • Bankers
  • Venture capitalists
  • Accountants
  • Consultants
  • Educators
  • Marketing specialists
  • Corporate executives
  • Inventors