|Venture Fund Member Profile
The Gulf Coast Venture Forum supports the entrepreneurial and business community by organizing Southwest Florida Angel Investors and activating them through monthly meetings with entrepreneurial companies
GCVF is a Florida 501(C) 6 non Profit corporation formed in 2001. Membership is open to Accredited Investors.
GCVF operates two chapters in Naples and Sarasota, sharing the same deal flow. Each year our Selection committee screens more than 200 companies seeking capital. Twenty to twenty five of these emerging/established companies are allowed present to GCVF members.
GCVF Members have an opportunity to invest, enjoy the benefits of qualified deal flow, community vetting, mentoring future business leaders, optional pooling of capital for optimal deal terms, and the opportunity to invest with local Venture Capitalists.
Individual GCVF members make their investment decisions for themselves.
GCVF enjoys a close relationship and shares deal flow with the Tamiami Angel Fund I (TAFI). TAFI is for profit, has a minimum member investment, performs group due diligence work, and term sheet negotiation. Individual members may make add-on investments.
The Gulf Coast Venture Forum
John Gleeson has more than 25 years of experience creating and harvesting value. He has worked for a big 4 CPA firm, a Fortune 500 public company, and a privately held regional business. He is the founder and principal of both CFO Vision LLC, and Gleeson Real Estate Group.
Mr. Gleeson was a long term executive for The Bonita Bay Group, serving as Regional Vice President. Early in his career he worked for the international audit, tax and advisory firm of KPMG, and as an officer for USLIFE Corporation.
Mr. Gleeson is a CPA, and holds a BBA Degree from Loyola University, Chicago.
He is an active member of the Southwest Florida business community, currently serving as Vice President - Finance for the Collier County Economic Development Council. He is a board member and Naples Chapter President of the Gulf Coast Venture Forum.
John participated in the FundingPost event: Miami VC and Angel Event with Daymond John
on Thursday, March 22, 2012 in FL, Sponsored by Ambrose, SocialRadius
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