Written by Melanie Turner, Staff Writer at Sacramento Business Journal

Thirteen of 34 early-stage companies presenting to potential investors at Wednesday’s Golden Capital Network-sponsored event were from Greater Sacramento.

That’s nearly 40 percent, up from a more typical 20 percent at past angel and venture capital events, said Jon Gregory, chief executive officer of Golden Capital Network, a nonprofit networking, training and consulting organization that tries to link promising entrepreneurs with investors.

Gregory said the higher number of local presenters is evidence “there’s a growing base of
entrepreneurial activity here.”

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