All types and stages of companies are invited to apply for The Angel Venture Forum. The Angel Venture Forum is a group of angel investors, leaders, entrepreneurs, and start-up professionals with a shared vision to encourage the growth of emerging business. The mission of AVF is to discover and develop strong companies and to connect them with resources – financial and experiential – provided by angel investors, mentors and resources that will assist companies to be more successful in the attraction of capital and positive exits. To learn more and apply visit http://www.angelventureforum.com. Selected companies – approximately 30 – will be invited to present at The Angel Venture Forum – on October 18, 2011 at the National Press Club in Washington, DC.