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Navigating the CARES Act: A tactical discussion of the Paycheck Protection Program and Economic Injury Disaster Loans with CEO and attorney Amy Shah — April 8, 2020

Join us for a tactical discussion on navigating the Covid-19 stimulus bill with CEO and attorney Amy Shah. We will dive into detail for founders, CEOs, and contractors on how to navigate various sources of capital available through the Paycheck Protection Program and Economic Injury Disaster Loans to bridge funding gaps. WAFFA’s Marina Glazman will be (virtually) sitting down with Amy Shah, a banker, lawyer, and Southern California-based commercial real estate CEO, to review in detail the available programs, loans, eligibility, and application processes for capital.

Date: April 8th, 2020
Time: 3PM PST
Cost: Free

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About Amy Shah

Amy Shah is the CEO of Shah Management, a real estate investment and management firm focused on the acquisition and development of commercial, retail, multi-family, and developable land properties across Southern California. Amyalso ran proprietary lending at Hunt Real Estate Capital, where she managed real estate capital markets executions and lead the structuring and securitization of CLO transactions totaling ~$2 billion. She previously served as a real estate finance and corporate practice attorney, focusing on capital markets with a focus on securitized transactions at Ledgewood Law. Amy began her finance career in 2004 at Sonneblick-Goldman Company, a Goldman Sachs and DLJ principals’ spin-off, closing over $6 billion in real estate transactions, and representing structures including dispositions, debt financings and equity recapitalizations. Amy holds a JD from Villanova Law School, a degree in finance from The Wharton School, and is passionate about mentoring young women in developing financial literacy


The Wharton Alumnae Founders & Funders Association (WAFFA) is a 501c3 non-profit organization. Our mission is to accelerate the success of Penn Wharton female founders and investors. Today, 13% of Penn founders are women but they raise just 6% of venture capital. WAFFA harnesses the power of the Penn Wharton network to educate, support, and foster connections for female founders and funders.