MorganFranklin Consulting Named Partner in Cooley ‘Capital Call’ Program
Leading advisor to fast-growing companies joins biannual program aimed at connecting investors to high-potential technology companies looking to accelerate corporate growth.
McLean, Virginia – October 3, 2014
MorganFranklin Consulting, a D.C.-based execution-focused business consulting firm and professional advisor to some of the most promising venture- and private-equity-backed companies in the U.S., today announced that it will collaborate with law firm Cooley LLP and other leading business partners as part of the Cooley "Capital Call." The program directly connects investors and high-potential technology companies seeking to accelerate growth in the marketplace. As a Cooley Capital Call partner, MorganFranklin will identify promising companies, review company pitches, and mentor technology entrepreneurs.
Twice each year, a dozen of the hottest growth companies in the region are selected to assemble and pitch their companies to more than 100 institutional and angel investors. Each company delivers a three-minute rapid-fire pitch, followed by an opportunity for follow-on demos and investor Q&A sessions.
"MorganFranklin is excited and honored to join forces with Cooley and other leading business partners on the Cooley Capital Call program. We understand the unique opportunities available to fast-growing technology companies, and we look forward to connecting high-potential companies with influential investors to accelerate their growth in the market," said Shawn Degnan, Managing Director and Growth Market Leader at MorganFranklin Consulting. "We sincerely thank Cooley for the opportunity to be part of this exciting initiative."
The next Cooley Capital Call D.C. will take place Wednesday, Oct. 22, at Cooley's Washington, D.C., offices. To learn more about the event, visit www.cooley.com/70141.
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About MorganFranklin Consulting
MorganFranklin is a strategy and execution-focused business consulting firm and professional advisor. The company provides strategic thinking and hands-on support to help public companies, fast-growing private companies, and government clients manage growth and maximize performance. The firm delivers strategy, accounting and transaction services, risk and compliance, and information management and technology solutions. MorganFranklin is headquartered in the Washington, D.C., area and has supported clients in North and South America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East.
MorganFranklin Consulting is the brand name referring to the global organization of MorganFranklin, Inc. and its subsidiary MorganFranklin Consulting, LLC.