October 14, 2013 · 7:00 PM
Monday, October 14th from 7 pm - 8:30 pm
Fundraising is a grueling process for entrepreneurs. We will elaborate on this process from the VC’s perspective, but also share insights into what investors are looking for, how to prepare for pitch meetings, and, more importantly, what not to do when meeting them. We’ll get into specific tips on what to include (and exclude) from your pitch decks all the way to the subtle nuances to be aware of when fundraising.
Understand how the fundraising process works
Key mistakes to avoid when meeting with VCs
What VCs look for in meetings
How investment decisions are made
About the Instructor:
TZ Zhuo is the Managing Partner of Karlin Ventures. He started an online textbook retail company while in college. He worked for Endeavors, a seed stage venture fund and then for McKinsey & Co. He received his M.B.A from Stanford and BA from Wesleyan University.