NOTE: You must be able to come in person to pitch in Silicon Valley to participate.
Enter this contest to pitch Ron Weissman one-on-one, get a bottle of great wine, and sign up here:
The Investor: Ron Weissman, Band of Angels
Ron Weissman, has been an active Silicon Valley VC (Apax Partners) and angel investor (chairman of the Band of Angels’ Software SIG and an advisor to the Band’s Acorn Fund) and has trained many companies in the art of successful fundraising. He has advised more than 50 companies and has been on more than 20 early stage Boards. As a VC, he has critiqued hundreds of pitches and has read thousands of presentations. As a former high tech executive, he authored and delivered hundreds of pitches himself locally and on Wall Street for private and public companies.
No investment you make in your start up will last longer or get used more than the name. Don’t get stuck with one that looks like someone got drunk and played Scrabble. In this engaging and enlightening presentation, you will learn:
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