Accolades

WealthForge Names Georgia Quinn a Top Influencer in the Private Placement Industry

10/3/2014

Georgia Quinn, senior associate in the Capital Markets practice group of Seyfarth Shaw LLP, was selected by WealthForge as one of the “Top 15 Influencers in the Private Placement Industry”. The 15 individuals come from diverse backgrounds, with professionals across the financial, technology, legal and regulatory sectors. Among the select group of honorees is Mary Jo White, chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), and Richard Ketchum, chairman and CEO of the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA). WealthForge is a leading technology provider for raising private capital online.

Mat Dellorso, CEO and Co-Founder of WealthForge states: “These 15 industry experts are at the forefront of helping to bring speed and efficiency to the $1.3 trillion private placement market. Between running businesses, speaking at conferences and passing legislation, these people are actively spreading the message about the advantages of raising capital online.”

Quinn has spearheaded Seyfarth Shaw’s crowdfunding initiative and has worked closely with SeyfarthLean® Consulting and Seyfarth’s award-winning technologists to develop Disclosure Dragon software, designed specifically for the crowdfunding industry. Disclosure Dragon is the first advanced document automation solution that helps companies and online portals efficiently and effectively prepare the necessary legal and financial disclosure to conduct crowdfunding offerings. For small businesses and early stage companies, Disclosure Dragon automates, expedites and standardizes the development of a private placement memorandum (PPM) (or other required disclosure documents depending on the type of offering) and supporting exhibits required to satisfy the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission’s regulations

Frequently sought after as an expert in the crowdfunding space, Quinn has recently spoken to the Securities and Exchange and Commission, Congressional staff-members, leaders of UK crowdfunding portals and has chaired a panel on crowdfunding for the ABA, presented to the Council of Development Finance Agencies, the Crowdfund Global Expo in San Diego, in an international webcast for the New York State Bar Association, at the New York State Securities Bar and at the Small Business Administration Roundtable on Crowdfunding in Washington DC.

To read more about the list please visit: http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/277741781.html