Helping Great Companies Grow


CAPITAL MADNESSSM #4 – sponsored by Castle Placement and USAEE

  • Capital raising bracket tournament

  • USAEE/IAEE members/Conference attendees pitch their companies or business ideas

  • Online voting by market participants 10/01 – 10/20 for the Final Four

Live Final Four Event: 11/4 – Final Four pitches – Grand Prize Winner

Location: The 37th USAEE/IAEE North American Conference – Centennial Ballroom, Omni Interlocken Hotel, 500 Interlocken Boulevard, Broomfield, Colorado 80021

Entry prizes: free listing on

Final Four prize: free Conference registration (finalists will cover their travel & lodging)

Champion prize: free CPGO Network – capital raising services from Castle Placement

Champion Judges: event attendees via mobile app; prominent institutional investors (PE firm, VC firm); a USAEE/IAEE representative; and a Castle Placement representative

Judging Criteria: velocity; scale; competitive advantage; sustainability; return; management


  • USAEE/IAEE members and Conference attendees

  • sign-up and complete application – deadline 8/10

Pitch Your Business/Idea Application:

  • overview of the company

  • opportunity

  • solution/Strategy

  • bios for the management team (if applicable)

  • uses of funds

Sign-Up, Application and Online Voting Website:


  • Capital MadnessSM is wholly owned by Castle Placement and is subject to FINRA/SEC regulatory requirements

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News from Capital Madness #1:


No securities are issued in connection with Capital Madness. This is a hypothetical contest. No capital is being raised, and no securities are being offered or sold, in this contest.

Helping Great Companies Grow


Hi. We're not around right now. But you can send us an email and we'll get back to you, asap.

Thanks, Ken

Ken Margolis | Managing Partner Castle Placement, LLC
1460 Broadway Street, Rte 400
New York, New York 10036
(212) 418-1188 | C: (516) 712-7784


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