Nancy Kalman

Nancy Kalman

Senior Business Development Officer, United Capital Funding

Nancy Kalman is with United Capital Funding as a Senior Business Development Officer responsible for the Midwest region. United Capital funding is a factor and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Gulf Coast Bank. The firm provides accounts receivable financing for both, business to business (B2B), and business to government (B2G).

Nancy brings 25 years of Business Development experience in the Commercial Finance Industry. Prior to joining United Capital Funding, her experience includes Bank of America, Wells Fargo Bank and Hilco Trading Company. Ms. Kalman is a member and has been actively involved in the Secured Finance Network (SFNET formerly CFA), Turnaround Management Association (TMA), Association of Corporate Growth (ACG), and the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO).



Startup Legal: Feedback from Top Regional Startup Lawyers (Online)

As an early-stage entrepreneur, trying to navigate your way through the legal aspects of company formation is critical to your success.  We’d recommend you seriously consider attending the upcoming Wisconsin Founder Institute upcoming event: ‘Startup Legal: Feedback from Madison’s Top Startup Lawyers’. Check out these speakers:

Founder Hotseat: Pitch Your Idea to Startup Investors and Experts (online)

As an early-stage entrepreneur on the hunt for funding, being able to effectively pitch your idea is critical to your success.  We’d recommend you seriously consider attending the upcoming ‘Founder Hotseat: Pitch Your Idea to Startup Investors and Experts (online)’ event from our ecosystem partner, Founder Institute. Founder Institute has a comprehensive 16-week program that walks you through everything you need to be prepared to have that critical interview with a potential investor.  Hope to see you at the event:

Tech-Prize 2022 Idea Competition Results

Idea Competition AwardsThe main objective of the Tech-Prize Idea Competition is to encourage the generation of innovative new products, services, and technologies from around the globe which can become the foundation for new businesses. The competition is open to...

Tech-Prize Awards Ceremony Held Sept 17th.

The inventor of a prayer APP that helps churches connect members won the top $5,000 prize in the pitch competition held Saturday by Tech-Prize, while a Racine resident won the top $5,000 prize in the Idea Competition with a teddy bear and app that helps provide...

Business Insights & Leading Trends for Startup Businesses – Dec 13th!

“I have a great idea that I want to launch.” “My business is plateaued, how do I take the next step?” There are a lot of people that know how to do this. I want to find a way to make this happen as quickly and effectively as possible. What can my startup and mentoring community offer to help me? Find out the answer at #KathyHenrich, #NickOBrien, #ScottWilliams, #JeffDaniel, #Mketechhub, #wisconsintechnologycouncil, #milkywaytechhub, #WARF

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Tech-Prize is pleased to announce it has received a grant from SC Johnson to Support the Tech-Prize competition and process. This grant applies to the prizes and competitions utilized to motivate Innovation in our community.

Milwaukee Start-up Ideas – Is there an Eco-System to Help Me? (In-Person Event)

Join us for an outstanding “In-Person” event at the beautiful and historic Milwaukee Athletic Club, to hear a great panel of Wisconsin leaders share how the Eco-System is set up to support you. 

This event happens on December 13th at 6:00 PM CST at the Milwaukee Athletic Club.
Learn more & register here: HTTP://

Meet Eco-System Leaders, Investors, and other Founders working through all the same things that you are.

Over $1.75BN in Funding was Raised by FI Alumni! The Founder Institute’s global scale and the number of successful Alumni are truly unprecedented. The real question is: can the Founder Institute be game-changing for your business? The answer is yes. Without FI, Udemy may have never raised any money!