How to Pitch Your Startup to NYC Venture Firms
What should I look for in an investor?
How do I connect with investors?
What's the process a VC uses to evaluate an investment?
What does an investor look for in a deal?
How should I prepare for a pitch session with a VC?
What should I include in a pitch deck?
How do I follow up after the pitch?
Monday, January 7th, 8:00pm to 9:30pm
Steve Schlafman, Principal, Lerer Ventures
Join Steve Schlafman from Lerer Ventures to learn first hand what NYC's most active investor is looking for in a pitch. Steve will cover preparation for the pitch session, building and designing a compelling deck, following up after the meeting and more.
This class is designed for entrepreneurs or startup fanatics who are looking to start a company or are preparing to fundraise in the next 12 months.
Steve Schlafman is a Principal at Lerer Ventures. Steve was previously VP of Business Development at Stickybits Inc. / Turntable.fm and Director of Venture Investments at The Kraft Group, a diversified holding company focused on sports & entertainment, paper & packaging, real estate development, and private equity. Prior to The Kraft Group, Steve worked at Massive Inc. and Microsoft in a variety of Business Development, Strategy and Corporate Finance roles. Steve graduated with highest honors from Northeastern University
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