Stimulating the Entrepreneurial Spirit




                             Donnie K “DK” Foster
                             ...
Making supplemental appropriations for:

 • job preservation and creation,
 • infrastructure investment,
 • energy efficie...
$81B
                   $53B

                                                Protecting the
               Education     ...
It’s not too late
It’s never too
         late…..
Every business (small, medium, & large) is looking for
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    ways to improve the bottom line while balancing
    financial...
 Understand   recovery.com
                 Federal AND State


 Engage                       fbo.gov
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Loans               Federal
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    Grants              State
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    Solicitations   ...
195 page report:
    $3.8 billion - infrastructure
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    $2.1 billion - construction

    ($1.3 billion - hospitals
    $...
DOD Small Business Innovation Research

    (SBIR) program:

     ▪   Fuel Optimization for Mobility Platforms
     ▪   F...
274 opportunities in last 7 days

Clean Tech Open is an organization of leading
   
        entrepreneurs, academics, investors and
        companies, work...
Donnie K Foster

            650 . 302 . 3219

      DKF.C2C@gmail.com
DKFoster@powerassure.com



        Tenacity
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Presentation of Josh Becker, Partner and General Partner at New Cycle Capital. MIT/Stanford VLAB Event on The New Stimulus Package: What Does it Mean for the Valley? April 2009.

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Opportunities Abound!

  1. 1. Stimulating the Entrepreneurial Spirit Donnie K “DK” Foster Stimulated Entrepreneur
  2. 2. Making supplemental appropriations for: • job preservation and creation, • infrastructure investment, • energy efficiency and science, • assistance to the unemployed, and • state and local fiscal stabilization, for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2009
  3. 3. $81B $53B Protecting the Education Vulnerable $43B and training Energy Efficiency Expenditures $144B Energy $ 3B – Dept. of Defense •State and Local Fiscal Relief $50B $8B $10B – Dept. of Energy $288B Other $ 2B – Science/ ARPA –E Health Care $ 6B – Innovation / Loans $111B * Tax Relief $ 2B – Other Dept. Infrastructure $23B and Science 3
  4. 4. It’s not too late It’s never too late…..
  5. 5. Every business (small, medium, & large) is looking for  ways to improve the bottom line while balancing financial, human, and natural resources for long-term benefit In fact, there are three bottom lines (profit, people, planet)  The stimulus bill, especially around clean-tech provides  opportunities for these forward thinking companies to hookup with innovative providers to achieve common good
  6. 6.  Understand recovery.com  Federal AND State  Engage fbo.gov ccr.gov  EIN,DUNS, NAICS, FSC, PCS, CAGE, MPIN  Network Legislators, Labs, Leaders/Mentors  Succeed Tenacious pursuit
  7. 7. Loans Federal   Grants State   Solicitations Local   Direct ~> Indirect
  8. 8. 195 page report: $3.8 billion - infrastructure  $2.1 billion - construction  ($1.3 billion - hospitals $0.4 billion - medical fac  $0.1 billion - housing  $0.6 billion - Homeowner’s  Assistance Program (HAP) $0.3 billion - Near-term EE  technologies $0.1 billion - Energy  Conservation Investment Program (ECIP)
  9. 9. DOD Small Business Innovation Research  (SBIR) program: ▪ Fuel Optimization for Mobility Platforms ▪ Facility Energy Initiatives ▪ Operational Efficiencies/Commercial Practices ▪ Domestic Energy Supply/Distribution ▪ Tactical power Systems /Generators Practice and improve grant writing skills  
  10. 10. 274 opportunities in last 7 days 
  11. 11. Clean Tech Open is an organization of leading  entrepreneurs, academics, investors and companies, working together to accelerate the development of clean technology startups ~ sign-up by May 30, 2009 Ask about the SOAR (Stimulus Opportunities And Resources )  program www.cleantechopen.com Air, Water and Waste * Energy Efficiency * Green Building * Renewable Energy * Smart Power, Green Grid and Energy Storage
  12. 12. Donnie K Foster 650 . 302 . 3219 DKF.C2C@gmail.com DKFoster@powerassure.com Tenacity Unlimited

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