Waltham, MA (PressExposure) July 06, 2009 -- The Boston Entrepreneurs' Network (Boston ENET) http://www.boston-enet.org, a special interest group of the Boston Section of the IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers), has announced its contributions to the Guard Support of Massachusetts organization. The ENET contributions will help Guard Support in its efforts to provide funds for members of the Massachusetts National Guard seeking to launch companies or expand their existing businesses. The Boston ENET provides early stage technology based entrepreneurs with information and the resources necessary to transform an idea into a successful product or service business.
The Boston ENET has been added as a âFounding Sponsorâ of the Guard Support program. The Boston ENET will also be extending free admission to Guard members to the ENET monthly meetings.
âWe are pleased that The Boston ENET will be able to give Guard Support entrepreneurs and business owners the opportunity to access all of our available resources for entrepreneurs and in this way support them in their efforts to establish their own enterprises,â said Fausto Molinet, co-founder of The Boston ENET and an Air Force retiree. âThese men and women have given of themselves in service to their country and we are proud to be able to give them something back in return.â
"We're grateful that The Boston ENET, an outstanding local resource and networking organization for entrepreneurs, is showing great leadership with its contributions to Guard Support and our Entrepreneurs' Funding Program,â said Nate Dalton, Founder and Chairman of Guard Support. âThe Boston ENETâs contributions will help Guard Support expand the ways in which we support the men and women of the Massachusetts National Guard during these challenging times."
The Boston ENET holds monthly meetings, in Waltham MA, open to the public. It brings together over 100 CEOs, entrepreneurs, investors, service providers, and management team candidates and provides the resources necessary to start and build companies. At each meeting experts speak in depth on subjects of interest to entrepreneurs, including: Business Plans; Raising Money; Legal Aspects of Business; Finances; Strategic Alliances; etc.
About Guard Support of Massachusetts
Guard Support of Massachusetts was founded in July of 2007 to help the families of the men and women serving in the Massachusetts National Guard. Since September 11, 2001 the Massachusetts National Guard has deployed over 6,000 soldiers and airmen in support of the global war on terror. Families frequently need emergency financial assistance after one spouse deploys overseas, and Guard Support was originally founded to help meet this need. For more information, visit http://www.guardsupport.org.