PRESS RELEASE: KPMG to Host PACT’s 2022 Capital Conference

Sarah Carter
Branding and Communications Senior Manager, PACT                                                                         

KPMG to Host 2022 PACT Capital Conference

Under KPMG’s leadership, the Capital Conference creates opportunities for regional investment

Philadelphia, PA, May 13, 2022 – The Philadelphia Alliance for Capital and Technologies (PACT) today announced that longtime partner KPMG will host the 2022 PACT Capital Conference on November 17, 2022 at the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown.

“PACT is thrilled for KPMG to host this annual event,” says Dean Miller, PACT’s president and CEO. “Their leadership – along with their keen insight and perspectives – will serve to heighten the Capital Conference to new levels and provide more opportunities for investment in our region.”

The PACT Capital Conference unites the private equity, venture capital and entrepreneurial communities in the Mid-Atlantic region. For over 30 years, PACT has stimulated billions of dollars in venture funding and entrepreneurial success. Through its one-day format, this year’s conference will open doors for all stages of rising success by laying the framework for companies seeking capital and customers.

“It’s an honor and privilege for KPMG to serve as host of this year’s PACT Capital Conference. This role continues to demonstrate KPMG’s commitment to the emerging growth ecosystem in the Philadelphia region. We look forward to working with PACT Leadership, and the PACT Conference’s Steering Committee, in planning what we guarantee will be an outstanding and thought- provoking conference”, noted Co-Chairs, Ryan Breen and Andy Cherry.   

This year’s conference will bring together investors, entrepreneurs, and companies for panel sessions, keynote speakers, and featured company presentations in healthcare and technology. There will be plenty of networking opportunities all culminating with the session finale, The Lion’s Den – where successful CEO’s/Investors are prepared to make live investment offers to qualified entrepreneurs who come before them.

“Co-Chairs Andy Cherry and Ryan Breen have been incredible partners of PACT and are truly dedicated to the emerging growth company space, helping CEOs to achieve their dreams,” says Miller.

The 2022 Capital Conference will be held on November 17, 2022 at the Philadelphia Marriot Downtown. For the latest information, visit our website:, Linkedin, Twitter (@PhilaPACT), and Facebook.

History of the PACT Capital Conference
The PACT Capital Conference has a long tradition of uniting key players from the private equity, venture capital, and entrepreneurial communities. This day-and-a-half event offers both sponsors and attendees access to emerging companies from the Mid-Atlantic region, networking opportunities with the movers and shakers from the community, and educational panels and content sessions. As the oldest and most established venture conference in the Northeast, this conference draws more than 1,000 participants each year. It stands as the catalyst for billions of dollars in venture funding and entrepreneurial success.

About Philadelphia Alliance for Capital and Technologies (PACT)
PACT’s vision is to be the go-to resource for fast-growing companies and a driver of entrepreneurship and innovation in the Philadelphia region. PACT provides its members with valuable content and connections to capital, coaching, and customers that will accelerate their growth and success, and to collaborate with other organizations to drive innovation and entrepreneurship in the region.

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