Colorado is the center of natural food and beverage companies starting up in the U.S.  Boulder’s natural food and beverage hub has all the resources and community to support growing businesses ranging from natural grocers like Alfalfas, Wild Oats and Sunflower markets to food products like Justin’s Nut Butter, White Wave Soy Products, and Evol Burritos and beverages such as Bhakti Chai.

Investing in natural food and beverage companies is more than just Lifestyles though.  The LOHAS Natural Food and Beverage Investing Conference is created to help investors understand the keys to making the right investments in companies that will make it with big returns.

Our keynote speaker, Ross Shell, is CEO of Red Idea Group.  Red Idea has been helping early stage companies overcome the four major hurdles to success:

Capital Formation



Exit Strategies

Our panels will include well known experts in these fields that will provide guidance to companies and investors alike.

Panel 1: Production and Distribution

Panel 2: Capital formation and exits

Event Schedule: Tuesday October 21, 2014

12:00 – 1:00 – Registration

01:00 – 1:15 – Welcome

01:15 – 2:00 – Keynote – LOHAS Success Story

02:00 – 2:45 – 3 pitches from ready to raise capital companies

02:45 – 3:00 – Break

03:00 – 3:45 – Panel I – Distribution Channels and Branding

03:45 – 4:30 – 3 pitches from ready to raise capital companies

04:30 – 5:15 – Panel II – Investing in LOHAS

05:15 – 7:30 – Cocktail Network

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Investor Forum: 

Exclusive investor forum to form syndicates around investing in companies pitching at the RVC LOHAS Conference. Location: Holland and Hart, Boulder



Our event Sponsors are:

Holland and Hart

Red Idea Group

Hub Boulder


Event Location Information:

Boulder History Museum

2205 Broadway
Boulder, Colorado
(NW corner of Pine & Broadway)

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