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Access to Capital: Finding the Right Financing for Your Business

June 20 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm


What type of financing is right for your business? Join us and Drew Tulchin, President of NM Angels, to find out!

About this Event:

Join us to hear from Drew Tulchin, President of NM Angels. During this hybrid seminar, Drew will speak about the different types of capital that you can access for your business, help you understand the different requirements and barriers that exist for each, and help you determine which type of funding is the best fit for your business.

This HYBRID event is offered in-person at the Lobo Rainforest Building and virtually via Zoom.

Please only register if you plan to attend IN-PERSON

If you plan to attend via Zoom, you can join virtually using this link: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/81154965043

About Drew Tulchin:

Drew has contributed immensely to startups in New Mexico. Most notably, Drew served as the first CFO of Meow Wolf, a New Mexico B Corp that creates immersive arts experiences to wow. His efforts at Meow Wolf led to raising more than $125 million in investment, the purchase of a new headquarters, and tremendous growth from 50 people to more than 400. Drew has also worked with Build with Robots, Electric PlayhouseParting Stone, and PWR Lab.

Consulting has taken Drew across New Mexico and the U.S., to Native American nations, and to more than 40 countries. He has contributed to 100+ business plans and dozens of start-ups. Drew’s work has generated over $300 million in investments and has created thousands of jobs.

Drew’s previous experience includes lending for a Bluetooth wireless firm, and acting as program officer for Grameen Foundation. Drew began his career as a VISTA and AmeriCorps Team Leader in Oakland, California.

Drew values community engagement. He served on Pueblo of Acoma’s Business Advisory Board and the Serve New Mexico Commission. He is currently a member of the Social Venture Circle and Lifetime Member of Net Impact.

Drew completed his MBA from the University of Washington in Seattle. He finished his BA, Cum Laude, in History and International Relations from Washington University in St. Louis.

In his free time, Drew plays ultimate Frisbee anywhere he can, is learning tennis, hikes to get lost, eats food he doesn’t recognize, and enjoys bad puns more than he should.

New Mexico Rainforest Spring Seminar Series

UNM Rainforest Innovations and the New Mexico Department for Economic Development, Justice, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (JEDI) Office are hosting a series of technical assistance training on topics of need identified by the New Mexico Tribal Entrepreneurship Enhancement Program. The trainings are free and open to the UNM community and the public via web access, but registration is required. There is a certificate program in entrepreneurial capabilities available to all UNM students and community members thru UNM’s Innovation Academy. If interested in the certificate program as part of the seminar series, please contact Cecilia Pacheco Becenti at cpacheco@innovations.unm.edu.


UNM Rainforest Innovations
(505) 272-7900
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Lobo Rainforest Building
101 Broadway Blvd NE
Suite 1100, 87102 United States
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