Space Angels Network Hosts Exclusive Members’ Expedition in Southern California

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SEATTLE, WA, July 11, 2014 (Space Angels PR) – Space Angels Network will be hosting an exclusive Members’ Expedition in Southern California, from Wednesday, September 10th to Friday, September 12th, 2014.

The Expedition will include tours of launch, space vehicle, propulsion, flight test, and other space companies in Los Angeles and Mojave. As part of the program, there will also be two aerospace investment panels, a visit to the Space Shuttle Endeavor, and a group hike overlooking the Mojave Space Port. This event is offered only to Space Angels Network members and select guests.

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Space Angels Network Creates Hub in Sydney

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London, UK – 07 July 2014 (Space Angels PR)
– Space Angels Network, a global network of early-stage investors focused specifically on commercial space, aerospace, and aviation ventures, is proud to announce its expansion to the Asia-Pacific region via a new Hub in Sydney, Australia.

Hubs are physical or virtual offices either led by members of the Space Angels Network management team or represented by honorary investor members, and enable greater access to innovative new ventures and facilitate interaction between like-minded investors across the globe. These regional Hubs provide a platform for organizing Space Angels Network members through events, investor presentations, and member meetups. Tim Parsons, Space Angels Network member and Founding Executive of delta-v SpaceHub, will act as the primary point of contact for the new Sydney Hub, representing Space Angels Network in the region.

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Space Angels Network Teams With delta-v of Australia

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Seattle, Washington, USA – 4 June 2014 (Space Angels PR) – Space Angels Network, a global network of seed‐ and early‐stage investors focused on aerospace‐related ventures, and delta-V, Australia’s first space 2.0 accelerator, today announced the beginning of a collaborative partnership. Through this partnership both organizations will work together to support early-stage space ventures, connect them with investment capital, and accelerate the growth of the global commercial space industry.

Generation Orbit to Pitch to Space Angels Network Members

Generation Orbit’s planned launch system. (Credit: Generation Orbit)
Generation Orbit’s planned launch system. (Credit: Generation Orbit)

SEATTLE, Washington (Space Angels PR) – The Space Frontier Foundation announced on October 25th that Generation Orbit Launch Services Inc. was awarded the $100,000 first-­place prize of the 2013 NewSpace Business Plan Competition held at Stanford University. As a Sponsor of the competition, Space Angels Network members contributed to the screening, coaching and judging of the business plans. As the winner of the competition, Generation Orbit will now have the opportunity to present to the members of Space Angels Network in December to build on the company’s success and potentially attract new investors.

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Space Angels Network Receives Sponsorship From Spaceflight Inc.

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Seattle, Washington, December 11, 2013 (Spaceflight PR) – Space Angels Network has announced a sponsorship from Spaceflight Inc. (Spaceflight). Under this sponsorship Spaceflight will work with Space Angels Network applicant and portfolio companies and provide free launch services consultation as a way to foster new small-satellite start-ups. Additionally, Spaceflight will be the preferred service provider for the orbital launch of small payloads.

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Space Angels Network Partners With UK Group

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Oxford Harwell, United Kingdom,  30 July 2013 (SAN PR) —
Space Angels Network, LLC, an international network of seed‐ and early‐stage investors focused on aerospace‐related ventures, and the Satellite Applications Catapult, an organization supported by the UK government to help space-related businesses commercialize innovative ideas, today announced the beginning of a collaborative partnership. Through this partnership both organizations will work together to promote the continued development of a healthy start-up and investment ecosystem for commercial space entrepreneurs and investors in the UK.

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Space Angels Network Launches University Fund Partnership

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Seattle, WA (SAN PR) –
Space Angels Network, the leading source of capital for aerospace and aviation startups, has announced that it is accepting applications for a new level of membership reserved for student managed angel investment funds. Space Angels Network has also announced today that the University of Oxford Saïd Business School Venture Fund and the University of Washington Angel Fund are the first to join the network as part of this new program.

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Space Angels Network Supporting NewSpace Business Plan Competition


San Francisco, CA– April 2, 2012 –
Space Angels Network, a national network of seed and early-stage investors focused on aerospace and aviation startups, has announced its participation in producing the 2012 Space Frontier Foundation Business Plan Competition.  Serving as a Contributing Sponsor, Space Angels Network will screen applicants, serve as a presentation coach for finalists, and provide the first place finisher complementary investment guidance, including an opportunity to meet in-person with Space Angels Network members,

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Space Angels Network, eSpace Collaborate to Help Entrepreneurs

Boulder, Colorado – September 6, 2011 – Space Angels Network, LLC, a national network of seed‐ and early stage investors focused on aerospace‐related ventures, and eSpace: The Center For Space Entrepreneurship in Boulder, Colorado, today announced the beginning of a collaborative partnership to help foster the success of entrepreneurial space ventures. Under the new agreement, Space Angels Network will work with companies participating in eSpace’s programs to help them prepare for pitching their new ventures to investors. The companies will then have the opportunity to meet with Space Angels Network members to facilitate investments.
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Space Angels Network Forum Set for October

Fall ’09 Aerospace Venture Forum
(for accredited investors only)

Thursday, October 22, 2009 from 7:30 AM – 1:00 PM (PT)
Los Angeles, CA

Please join us for the next Aerospace Venture Forum for Space Angels Network, the premier source of aerospace deal flow for investors and of early-stage capital for aerospace-related ventures.

In this unique Forum, you will find pre-screened investment opportunities, hear presentations from the entrepreneurs, and then meet with them at their exhibit tables. We will end the morning with an “investors only” closed-door review of the presenting ventures and lunch with the entrepreneurs.

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Space Angels to Hold Next Forum in Sunnyvale

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IMPORTANT NOTE: Attendance at this event is limited to accredited investors only.*

Please join us on Monday, March 30 from 5:30 – 9:30 p.m. for the next Aerospace Venture Forum for Space Angels Network, the premier source of aerospace deal flow for investors and of early-stage capital for aerospace-related ventures.

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Space Angels Network Hears Business Pitches

Local angels looking to help fund the right startups
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Despite the bad [economic] news, 16 Washington-area angels turned out Jan. 30 to assess the investment opportunities presented by Leesburg-based Space Angels Network LLC at the office of law firm Morrison and Foerster LLP in McLean.

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Dunstan: NewSpace Money Available Amid Economic Crisis

Ken Murphy at Out of the Cradle has an interesting Q&A interview with attorney James E. Dunstan, who is a partner with Garvey, Schubert and Barer in Washington D.C. Dunstan, whose practice focuses on space law and entrepreneurial companies, had some interesting things to say about angel investors who fund start-ups.

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