Business Network Chicago's Veterans Night

03 Apr 2018
April 3, 2018 | 5:00pm to 8:00pm

Freeborn & Peters LLP
311 S. Wacker Drive, Suite 3000
Chicago, IL 60606

The Firm is proud to host Business Network Chicago's Veterans Night. 

Three Veteran-owned companies will present in the usual BNC format.

They each will have 10 minutes to answer the following six questions:

  • What's the product or service?
  • Why will the customer buy it?
  • What's AMAZING about the management team?
  • How does the company make money?
  • What traction does the company have?
  • How does the investor make money?

The 15- 20 minute structured Q & A with the audience, surrounding the six questions, will follow each presentation.


FanFood - Order your favorite concessions directly from your smartphone
Say goodbye to waiting in lines! With the FanFood app you can watch more of the action and never miss the big play - They help stadiums build amazing experiences! If you saw them in September, they've since successfully closed their round and are organizing their next round. They've also added more stadiums to their customer base.

Shurpa - We Make Delivery Delightful
Shurpa is changing the way online purchases are delivered. They design consumer-centric delivery operations that yield faster shipping times and better experiences for customers, allowing companies to compete on the only physical touch-point of e-commerce. Shurpa is the ultimate last-mile solution for ecommerce. They are changing the way purchases are delivered with powerful tools for people who sell online, while also providing matchless transparency and control for consumers.

Elite Amateur Fight League - The Future Fights Here
The Elite Amateur Fight League is a nationally competitive team based Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) organization comprised of individual teams to form a league. Each team is made up of 7 fighters, one per weight class. Their format is similar to the most successful sports leagues in America. In season two, teams will participate in a playoff style tournament to determine a champion. Their league is designed to improve the amateur MMA landscape by providing a platform for national level talent to compete against each other and gain national level exposure while providing fans of the sport a single portal to watch the future stars of mixed martial arts.

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