Curtain Call – Choosing the Right Filing for Bankruptcy

Kim KaselionisBankruptcy Law, Webinar

Bankruptcy Law

A member of my inner circle criticized me when he discovered we were hosting a webinar about bankruptcy. “Why would you associate with something so negative? Your brand is about growth, optimism and realizing the American dream of becoming a successful entrepreneur. You’re sending the wrong message” That is certainly one way to look at it. Another viewpoint is to … Read More

Attracting Financing – What does an Investor Look For

Kim KaselionisEntrepreneur, Investing, Webinar


Raising capital isn’t easy. Minimize your pain and improve your probability of getting funded by being informed, prepared and engaged. Speak regularly with professionals in your space to be informed and stay current on trends affecting your industry. Prepare by starting your capital raising efforts 12 to 18 months before you need the money. Capital raising takes time. To be … Read More

Fresno Events | Community Forum | New Source of Capital for Entrepreneurs

Financial JournalistBreakaway Events, Entrepreneur, Raise Capital

Fresno Events

This February 23rd Breakaway Funding will host a community forum on New Source of Capital for Entrepreneurs. Title III of the Act—Crowdfunding, represents the most significant deregulation in federal securities and exchange laws in nearly 80 years. It opens up new sources of capital to a wider variety of companies by broadening the base of the individuals who can legally … Read More

Fresno Events | Presenter Profile Craig DeShields | Crowdfunding in the Wine and Craft Spirits Industry

Financial JournalistBreakaway Events, Crowdfunding

Craig DeShields Senior Loan Officer for Fresno First Bank is presenting today for “Crowdfunding in the Wine and Craft Spirits Industry.” Craig DeShields began his commercial banking career in 1999 with County Bank. Prior to County Bank, Craig was a consumer loan manager for Town & Country Finance & Thrift for four years. With over 16 years of lending experience, … Read More

Fresno Events | Central Valley SCORE and Crowdfunding in the Wine and Craft Spirits Industry

Financial JournalistBreakaway Events, Crowdfunding, Uncategorized


Central Valley SCORE in Fresno CA will be our location for our upcoming event “Crowdfunding in the Wine and Craft Spirits Industry.” A mission-drive organization, Central Valley SCORE helps small business owners succeed through mentorship, tools and workshops in the community. Located at 801 R Street in Fresno, California, Central Valley SCORE is conveniently located to remain accessible to area … Read More

Presenter Profile: Larry Bedard, MD, FACEP | Finance and Investment in Cannabis Webinar

Financial JournalistHybrid Crowdfunding, Webinar

Larry Bedard MD Cannabis

Dr. Larry Bedard will be one of our panelists for the “Financing and Investing in Cannabis” webinar this January 26th 11:00 am to 12:30 pm. Dr. Bedard has had an illustrious medical career over 30 years and was the President of the American College of Emergency Physicians He understands medicine and according to him “to really help people”.   This passion for … Read More

Presenter Profile: Regina Unegovsky of Regal Tax Law | Investing and Financing in Cannabis

Financial JournalistPresenter Profile, Webinar

Regal Tax Law Group

Regina Unegovsky of Regal Tax Law is presenting with 3 other panelists this January 26th “Financing and Investing in Cannabis Industry”. Regina is part of a respected tax law practice in San Francisco: Regal Tax Law. She handles tax controversy representation, tax debt resolution, federal and state of California, return auditing – preparation or review, bankruptcy, debt portfolio restructuring for … Read More

Presenter Profile: Aaron Silverman of Canna Group Inc – Financing and Investing in Cannabis

Financial JournalistBreakaway Events, Webinar

Canna Group Feature

Aaron Silverman understands the coming of the “Green Rush.” He knows that entrepreneurs in this emerging and lucrative field will have to operate the same as other successful businesses that had not recently emerged into legalized sector. These savvy business owners will need a sound business plan, proper bookkeeping and a professional way to vet due diligence when considering a … Read More

Presenter Profile: K. Christopher “KC” Branch | Principal KC Branch Law Firm | Fresno Events

Financial JournalistBreakaway Events, Crowdfunding, Equity Crowdfunding, Raise Capital, Uncategorized


Native Californian, K. Christoper Branch litigates and transacts business matters for clients throughout California and across the globe. As an expert in is the Food and Spirits industry, (along with transactional law, automobile parts, education and high tech), KC has specialized an AV lawyer since 2003, serves as an expert witness when needed, in addition to providing consultation to lawyers, … Read More

Three Trademarks Granted For Crowdfunding Programs

Financial JournalistBreakaway Events, Crowdfunding

registered feature Breakaway Funding

Caps off Most Successful Year Highlighted by $10 Million Loan Portfolio with Fresno First Bank Sausalito, CA—January 11, 2017—Breakaway Funding LLC founder/managing partner Kim Kaselionis today announced that the U. S. Patent and Trademark Office had granted the securities-based crowdfunding firm three trademark for its proprietary funding products. “The notification was a wonderful way to cap off our most successful … Read More