Elevator Pitch to Adeo Ressi, CEO, Founder Institute

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There is a cover charge to attend this event.

A "YES"  RSVP on our meetup site does not confirm your reservation.


In order to attend, you must register and pay here:


http://www.eventbrite.com/e/elevator-pitch-to-adeo-ressi-ceo-founder-institute-tickets-10875979347


Take advantage of early responder pricing!

Slots are limited.  First come, first served!


First Responders            $5 plus   Eventbrite fees

Second Responders      $10 plus  Eventbrite fees

Third Responders          $15 plus  Eventbrite fees



Please bring a printed copy of your ticket to the event.


Or pay at the door:

$20   (cash)


Full time students can attend for free!  Please bring a current student ID for check in.




Do you have an idea for a startup, but don't know  if that idea  is worth pursuing full time? 


Would you like to get feedback on your  business model and startup  pitch from a Silicon Valley veteran and pitch expert?


If so,  join us for this event featuring one of the iconic personalities of the  Silicon Valley ecosystem.


Adeo Ressi is an 8X entrepreneur, founder and CEO of the Founder Institute, and founding member of TheFunded.com. At this collaborative, hands-on workshop, Adeo will discuss the elements of a good startup idea, and show you  step-by-step how to deliver a  successful  startup pitch. 


After a brief presentation, Adeo will listen to short startup pitches from the audience and provide  candid feedback to pitchers on both the viability of their  business models and the effectiveness of their pitches  - while providing them with specific recommendations on how to improve.


Potential pitchers will be selected from a pool of applicants to pitch on stage to Adeo before a live audience. 


If you would like to pitch, please complete the  application below as soon as possible:

http://bit.ly/adeo-idea-to-ipo



During the networking portions of the event, there will be startup demo tables and tables for startup service providers.

If you  are a startup and would like a space on a demo table, or  you are a startup service provider and would like a sponsor table,  please send an email message to:


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Agenda

6:00 pm to 7:00 pm    Check In,  Food, Demo Tables, Networking

7:00 pm to 8:30 pm    Program

8:30 pm to 9:30 pm    Networking



About Our Speaker:



Adeo Ressi,  is the Founder & CEO of the Founder Institute, an entrepreneur training and startup launch program that has helped start over 1000 companies across six continents.

 He is also the Founding Member of TheFunded.com, an online community to research, rate, and review VCs. The Institute is the eighth start-up that Adeo has founded or built, four of which were acquired and three of which are still operating.  

Adeo is regarded as a worldwide expert on early-stage startups and venture capital, with numerous appearances in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Wired Magazine, BusinessWeek, Fortune, Forbes, Time Magazine, Entrepreneur, CNN, and more.



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  • fuad

    Just wanted to let all the recruiters know that if you can't make it out tonight for our Recruiter Demo, we are streaming candidates LIVE at 6pm. They will be demonstrating will be demonstrating Java, JUnit, TestNG and Selenium WebDriver.....Catch it at http://ustre.am/1bQew

    March 27, 2014

  • Roy T.

    Adeo helped us all to simplify and focus on pitching essentials and cut the buzzwords, etc. Very worthwhile session and also fun.

    March 27, 2014

  • 岡村 勝.

    enjoy

    March 27, 2014

  • Subramanyam V D.

    Adeo.. thank you very much for your very good feedback. Unlike what everyone said of you, you are indeed a very nice person.

    March 26, 2014

  • Sherri

    Ressi was funny yet very informative. I learned a lot.

    March 26, 2014

  • Rob

    Full time students can attend for free! Please bring a current student ID for check in.

    March 26, 2014

  • Rob

    Just a friendly reminder.....

    There is a cover charge to attend this event.

    A "YES" RSVP on our meetup site does not confirm your reservation.

    If you have not already done so, please register and pay here:


    http://www.eventbrite.com/e/elevator-pitch-to-adeo-ressi-ceo-founder-institute-tickets-10875979347 Take advantage of early responder pricing!

    Slots are limited. First come, first served! First Responders $5 plus Eventbrite fees

    Second Responders $10 plus Eventbrite fees

    Third Responders $15 plus Eventbrite fees

    Please bring a printed copy of your ticket to the event.

    Or pay at the door:

    $20 (cash)

    The deadline to register online is 2 pm W 3/26.

    March 26, 2014

  • Sand'eep M.

    Agileblaze Acceletator

    March 26, 2014

  • Hitesh C.

    Looking for part time back-end, ML and Mobile devs. Ping me at hitesh at 13cubes . com

    March 25, 2014

  • Becky R.

    Would there be interest for a professional photographer to take portraits for people? www.Snap-Shoppe.com

    March 25, 2014

  • Thomas G. K.

    Sorry, i'm NOW in Berlin, Germany & don't come to SFO b4 06/20/2014.

    March 10, 2014

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