Kauffman Foundation News (7/19/11): Ted Zoller to Testify Before U.S. Senate Committee

Ted Zoller to Testify Before U.S. Senate Committee

Ted D. Zoller, Kauffman Foundation VP of Entrepreneurship 
to Testify Before the U.S. Senate Committee 
on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs

Wednesday, July 20 – 10:00 a.m. EDT

Ted Zoller will deliver testimony to the Economic Policy Subcommittee of the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, July 20 in the Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room 538.

This hearing will be webcast, beginning at 9:55 a.m. EDT, and can be found at:


In his testimony tomorrow, Ted Zoller will detail the obstacles and opportunities facing innovative startups and their ability to access capital at various stages of their development. He will address how these challenges and opportunities have been impacted by the current economic conditions. Zoller also will address the importance of access to capital and other factors in the success and failure of startups, along with a discussion of the public policies that can facilitate the formation of successful startups.