A.   Sign-up to be a "Service Provider"  on the Brite Idea Lab - the Ritz Group's public-facing platform enabling our Members to reach out to the community and the world for HELP, in addition to building the Sponsors portfolio of new companies and eco-system resources.   Brite Idea Lab is a match.dot.com for Innovation on a global stage.  Brite Idea lab is where Entrepreneurs "submit" their ventures and ideas, plus NEEDS to be matched with corporations and resources who have an interest, or can provide free and fee-based services to scale.

Step 2.   JOIN The Ritz Group Capital Community


Step 1.    JOIN The Ritz Group 

A.  Sign-Up and JOIN the 500+ member Capital Community,  the exclusive Ritz Group Private Reg D compliant Member Community for Entrepreneurs, Investors and Sponsors    It is where entrepreneurs and companies raising funds POST their raise and solicitation offering.   This includes self-psoting their Elevator Pitch, Power Pitch and Executive Summary.    The Capital Community is where ALL members can FIND and be FOUND..   Ritz Group Investors post their business credentials defining their investment interests.  Sponsors solicit their services  (Free and Fee) to both investors and entrepreneurs

A.  Sign-Up and JOIN the 2,500+ members of the Ritz Group to receive monthly newsletters, Blogs and announcements on Ritz Group Networking, Pitch Events, as well as programs and services to improve your Investor-Readiness.

Sponsor Check-List

Step 3.  JOIN Brite Idea Lab 

Brite Idea Lab

Capital Community

Ritz Group

Step 4.    EXHIBIT at Ritz Group Shark Attack 

COSTS:  Their are two (2) Capital Community Membershp offerings. They are STARDARD and PREMIER
              Standard and Premier Membership are both included in all Sponsor Packages  

COSTS:  Brite Idea LAB has three different Pricing plans - one for submitters, collectors and services providers.

                   Sponsor costs for being a "Service Provider" is provided as a part of your Sponsor Package

Sponsors can exhibit in the main Atrium of the Ritz Group at the monthly Networking and Shark Attack Meetings.   Exhibitors get a 6-foot table and can use their table of free standing signage,  Exhibitors display products, demo and/or play sales decks..  It is the best way to be found, find investors, as well as resources that can help or provide referal contacts.  (Exhibit)

COSTS:    The Ritz  Group is Non-Profit and never charges Entreprenturs to "Pitch"    Membership is FREE.   Event Door Charges for Members to attend Events varies.                   




B.  Create your Profile and add your company LOGO.  Set your Security Preferences and remember - the Profile is on THE Sponsor.  The individual is  the Contact Person. 

C.  Drag your Home Page to the top of your Profile, then add your company Header at the top followed by the discription of the Sponsor company.  

D    Post your promotional flyers, video and photos, along with your sales deck to your profile.  This is your member Sponsor credentials
E.   Join a GROUP that matches your industry or business interests

F.   Search for Investors and issue "Colleague" requests to FOLLOW key members.

G.  Search for yourself to make sure you can be FOUND


B.  Create your "Serice Provider" Profile and contact information

C.  Add your  Public-Facing  mini-description and full description (Business Promo) defining what you are looking for or why you are a Sponsor.  . To  Keep this information Private.  (Don't check the Public Box)  Then it will only be available to the Followers you accept.   

D    Post your animation video and photos, along with your sales deck and other marketing collateral.  .  

E.  Review your current system generated Idea Match's to  Insure your Match/Search Preferences plus business categories and services provided match your company criteria

D.   Search for Ideas with the Key Word or Advanced Search Options.   Save ideal candidataes in  your back office "group-ed" based on your portfolio management criteria.

  G.  Search for Profiles of Colleagues and add them to your Saved Profile back office portfolio.   Be sure to GROUP them to easily review your saved profiles.

Step 1.    Select a Sponsor Program

The Ritz Group is a non-profit that produces monthly events, supported by physical and electronic collateral lto provide Sponsors with unprecidented name recognition to over 2,500 members and 500+ Capital Community member we promote vial email 4 to 5 time a month.  The Ritz Group is a non-profit  30 year old organization that does not charge young companies to "Pitch" at Shark Attack or remote Innovation Labs.  Sponsor funding is required to fund the monthly events, three majjor technology platforms, as well as over 5 projects to enhance Georgia's eco-system.

The Ritz Group has three formal Programs companies with Products and Service can JOIN.  The premier Sponsor program is the Ritz Group.   Resource Collective is a consortium of companies who have product and services for start-ups once they have secured funding.  Partner Programs are special community programs aimed at making Georgia's eco-system better.                      

Exhibitor Charges are a part of the Sponsor Package

This is the Sponsors STEP-by-STEP Guide to maximizing their presence as a Member of the Ritz Group