Sponsors
Billabong ▲ +0.030 | PPR ▼ -2.50 | American Apparel ▲ +0.002 | The Buckle ▲ +1.58 | Columbia ▼ -0.36 | Deckers Outdoor ▲ +0.68 | Dicks ▼ -0.31 | Foot Locker ▲ +0.81 | Genesco ▲ +1.00 | Iconix Brand Group ▲ +0.08 | Jarden Corp ▼ -0.04 | Nordstrom ▲ +1.16 | Luxottica ▼ -0.34 | Nike ▲ +0.35 | Pacific Sunwear ▲ +0.08 | Skullcandy ▲ +0.86 | Sport Chalet - 0 | Urban Outfitters ▲ +2.08 | VF Corp ▲ +0.72 | Quiksilver ▲ +0.04 | Zumiez ▲ +1.53 | Macys ▲ +0.88 | Tillys ▲ +0.07 |
Ticker Sponsor
Professional Services
Friedman Stroffe & Gerard, P.C.

FSG’s Action Sports Practice Group provides legal services to the action sports industry. Our clients include surfers, skiers, snowboarders and skaters, as well as sponsors and leading apparel companies. Our attorneys serve in positions with industry organizations such as the Association of Surfing Professionals. We know your business and can provide full-service legal solutions to meet your organizational needs.

More Professional Services...
Readers Say
Since the inception of Executive Edition, I only need 1 stop
Since the inception of Executive Edition, I only need 1 stop

As a retailer in the surf industry for the past 21 years, I have had to use multiple sources to stay informed to the news within surf. Since the inception of the Executive Edition of Shop-Eat-Surf.com, I need only one stop. Thanks for providing such a valuable tool to all of us in the industry. Shop-Eat-Surf is a must read for all of our staff at Maui Nix.

- By George Karamitos, CEO, Maui Nix
In touch with our business
In touch with our business

If you're not plugged into Shop-Eat-Surf.com daily, you're out of touch with our business!

- By Peter "PT" Townend, The ActivEmpire
Industry Insight

SIA SNOW SHOW: New "Industry + Intelligence" seminar on January 28.
FSG LAWYERS: Represented Brixton in recent transaction with Altamont Capital.
Details on Industry Insight.


Tiffany Montgomery
Print This Article

Connect S.I. extends its deadline for funding applications

By Tiffany Montgomery
November 07, 2009 5:56 AM

CONNECT Sports Innovators, the San Diego venture capital group, extended its deadline to Friday, Nov. 13, for action sports companies to apply to make a pitch for funding at its next Capital Forum.

Like the first forum in June, this session will put six companies in a room with a group of investors. The companies make 20-minute presentations, then field questions from the audience.

CONNECT is a non-profit "innovation accelerator" that brings together young companies in several industries with venture capital investors.

For its Sports Innovators forum, eligible companies are in a range of sports areas, including action sports. The companies can be in several stages of development, from start-up to later-stage funding. The companies must be based in Southern California, from Santa Barbara south.

The presenting companies will receive 6-8 weeks of coaching from a CONNECT entrepreneur in residence to prepare for the presentation.

Its next forum is Feb. 2, 2010, the day before the next ASR show.

 

 

 


Articles You Might Have Missed