Netcapital Funding Portal CEO to Participate as Panelist and Award Nominee for Upcoming Equity Crowdfunding Week Conference

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Netcapital Inc. (Nasdaq: NCPL, NCPLW) (the “Company”), a digital private capital markets ecosystem, today announced its participation in the second annual Equity Crowdfunding Week, a three-day event showcasing the most innovative companies raising capital in private markets. Jason Frishman, CEO of Netcapital Funding Portal, was named Industry Leader of the Year at the inaugural Equity Crowdfunding Awards.

Taking place November 9-11, 2022 at the Wisdome Immersive Art Park in Los Angeles, Equity Crowdfunding Week (ECW) is designed to increase investment opportunities for issuers, educate startups who want to learn more about launching a crowdfunding campaign and exploring the future of retail investing via regulatory crowdfunding.

Mr. Frishman will speak as a panelist on “Equity Crowdfunding: Where We Are and Where We’re Going,” with the first session immediately following the keynote at 11:45 a.m. PT on Wednesday, November 9. That same day at 5:45 p.m. PT, Eric Cox, Head of Growth for funding portal Netcapital, will join a panel on “Democratizing Access: The Future of Minority Investing.” “As the founder of Netcapital Funding Portal, I am honored to be recognized as a leader in the transformative growth and influence of the equity crowdfunding industry,” said Jason Frishman. “Netcapital is proud to join many of the industry’s leading companies, founders and investors at one of its most impactful and definitive summits.”

The winners of the Equity Crowdfunding Awards will be announced on November 10 during a live ceremony. At this event, ECW host StartupStarter will present Barack Obama with the Lifetime Achievement Award for his role in bringing equity crowdfunding to life through Title III of the JOBS Act.

About Netcapital Inc.

Netcapital Inc. is a fintech company with a scalable technology platform that enables private companies to raise capital online and provides private equity investment opportunities to investors. The company’s advisory group, Netcapital Advisors, provides marketing and strategic advice and takes equity stakes in selected companies with disruptive technologies. The Netcapital funding portal is registered with the United States Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC) and is a member of the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), a registered national securities association.

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