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Women Presidents’ Organization (WPO) Announces Investment Seminar

Presidents of multimillion-dollar corporations hold exclusive seminar on the power of angel investing.

New York, NY, June 05, 2006 --(PR.com)-- The Women Presidents’ Organization (WPO), has announced that the organization is hosting a one-day private seminar titled “The Power of Angel Investing,” a program of the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation for successful entrepreneurs who are interested in learning more about the intricacies of angel investing. Bill Payne, an entrepreneur in residence at the Kauffman Foundation, will lead the workshop. The seminar will be held on June 6 at Edwards Angell Palmer & Dodge LLP located at 750 Lexington Avenue.

The seminar provides a comprehensive overview of angel investing for private investors with limited or no angel investment experience. The seminar is offered in a protected environment without solicitations from service providers and entrepreneurs looking for angel financing. In order to provide adequate opportunities for interacting with the experts and other participants, registration is limited to 25 individuals. For additional information, please contact Adriana Pentz at Adriana@womenpresidentsorg.com or call 212-688-4114.

“There is an abundance of educational workshops that focus on pitching angel investors, but few that coach accomplished business leaders who aim to become angel investors,” said Marsha Firestone, Ph.D., president of the WPO. “We are proud to be able to partner with the Kaufman foundation and offer such a substantive seminar for our members.”

About Women Presidents’ Organization (WPO):
The Women Presidents’ Organization (WPO) locally and internationally connects top women entrepreneurs at the million and multimillion-dollar level ($2 million in gross annual sales or $1 million for service-based business) for greater personal and professional success. In monthly meetings across the US and Canada, chapters composed of 20 accomplished women presidents from diverse industries and backgrounds invest time and energy in themselves and their businesses to drive their corporations to the next level. For more information, call 212-688-4114 or visit http://www.womenpresidentsorg.com.

About the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation:
The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation is a private, nonpartisan foundation that works with partners to encourage entrepreneurship across America and improve the education of children and youth. The Kauffman Foundation was established in the mid-1960s by the late entrepreneur and education philanthropist Ewing Marion Kauffman and focuses its operations on the areas of entrepreneurship and education. Information about the Kauffman Foundation is available at http://www.kauffman.org.

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