• Pitch to Your Peers - Camarillo

    Camarillo Library

    Pitch to your Peers allows you to pitch your idea or company to our community with the purpose of getting invaluable feedback. It is a great opportunity to prepare before you pitch to investors, potential co-founders, strategic business partners, clients, or any other audience. You can even use this platform to practice pitching to your boss for a raise. ---------------------------------- Everyone gets up to 5 minutes to pitch. We have access to a projector screen. Be sure to bring a HDMI cable if you want to use it. We will try to give you advice and insight into what your intended audience may connect with or be concerned with. It is as much a practice in empathy as it is in pitching. The event also allows for you to build relationships with potential mentors, investors, clients, users, and more. After the event we will have time for informal networking. This is an ongoing series we are holding each month with the Camarillo Library. They have an amazing array of resources for entrepreneurs, beyond books. Be sure to check them out: http://camarillolibrary.org/ ---------------------------------- • What to bring HDMI cable adapter (if you don't have an HDMI output) if you want to connect your computer to the projector screen • Important to know We are actively scouting for investment opportunities for our Investor Network that includes angels, accelerators, and VCs. Pitching is a great way to get on our radar. Sign up to pitch here if you want a guaranteed spot: https://www.805startups.com/pitch-your-peers-registration/

  • Pitch to Your Peers - Conejo Valley

    Hub101

    Pitch to your Peers allows you to pitch your idea or company to our community with the purpose of getting invaluable feedback. It is a great opportunity to prepare before you pitch to investors, potential co-founders, strategic business partners, clients, or any other audience. You can even use this platform to practice pitching to your boss for a raise. ---------------------------------- Everyone gets up to 5 minutes to pitch. We have access to a projector screen. Be sure to bring a HDMI cable if you want to use it. We will try to give you advice and insight into what your intended audience may connect with or be concerned with. It is as much a practice in empathy as it is in pitching. The event also allows for you to build relationships with potential mentors, investors, clients, users, and more. After the event we will have time for informal networking. This is an ongoing series we are holding each month with Hub101 in Conejo Valley. Be sure to check them out: http://www.hub101.la/ ---------------------------------- • What to bring HDMI cable adapter (if you don't have an HDMI output) if you want to connect your computer to the projector screen • Important to know We are actively scouting for investment opportunities for our Investor Network that includes angels, accelerators, and VCs. Pitching is a great way to get on our radar. Sign up to pitch here if you want a guaranteed spot: https://www.805startups.com/pitch-to-your-peers-conejo-valley-registration/

  • Female Entrepreneurship Meetup - Jen Martinelli

    HUB101 - Cal Lutheran Center for Entrepreneurship

    Come meet and have a fireside discussion with Jen Martinelli, Co-Founder of Canvas Recruit,marketing professional, and beauty industry guru. Canvas Recruit is a new platform that helps beauty professionals properly market their services in order to find better placement at salons. It also helps them find freelance clients as well. Jen has done some amazing things with her early stage startup, including a slew of positive PR. There is a lot to learn from her. https://www.linkedin.com/in/jen-martinelli-3373465/ https://canvasrecruit.com/ ------ This is an ongoing series of events throughout 2019 that will highlight inspirational women from our community. We hope to encourage women to build relationships with one another in order to share their experiences pursuing their career or business, find peer support, and to become more active in the communities around them. All are welcome. Be sure to bring a friend to this free event! If you would like to nominate a woman to be a speaker at a future event, please contact us with their name and why they inspire you. Email Gary at [masked] with your nomination. If you would like to sponsor this event, please contact [masked]

  • Pitch to Your Peers - Oxnard

    Meet Work Connect

    Pitch to your Peers allows you to pitch your idea or company to our community with the purpose of getting invaluable feedback. It is a great opportunity to prepare before you pitch to investors, potential co-founders, strategic business partners, clients, or any other audience. You can even use this platform to practice pitching to your boss for a raise. ---------------------------------- Everyone gets up to 5 minutes to pitch. We have access to a projector screen. Be sure to bring a HDMI cable if you want to use it. We will try to give you advice and insight into what your intended audience may connect with or be concerned with. It is as much a practice in empathy as it is in pitching. The event also allows for you to build relationships with potential mentors, investors, clients, users, and more. After the event we will have time for informal networking. This is an ongoing series we are holding each month with Meet Work Connect in Oxnard. Be sure to check them out: https://meetworkconnect.com/ ---------------------------------- • What to bring HDMI cable adapter (if you don't have an HDMI output) if you want to connect your computer to the projector screen • Important to know We are actively scouting for investment opportunities for our Investor Network that includes angels, accelerators, and VCs. Pitching is a great way to get on our radar. Sign up to pitch here if you want a guaranteed spot: https://www.805startups.com/pitch-to-your-peers-oxnard/

  • FUNDRAISING & EXIT STRATEGIES, AND INVESTMENT STRATEGIES

    Agoura Hills Recreation and Event Center

    Come learn how to fundraise, how to exit, and how to invest into startups. The panel follows a question and answer format that begins with a moderator and opens up to questions from you, in the audience. This panel is great for anyone in the earlier stages of their business or someone with an idea that they are unsure of where to start. -------------------------------------- This panel is part of the 805 Startups regional Innovation & Growth Fair: https://www.805startups.com/2019q2/ Reserving your seat at the panel gives you free entry to the Innovation & Growth Fair -------------------------------------- Alon Goren Alon is a Founding Partner at GHV, Co-Founder of Crypto Invest Summit, LA Blockchain Week, 805 Startups &Investedin. His specialties include Crypto, Blockchain, Crowdfunding, and Punk Rock. Alon is a huge fan of innovation, disrupting the status-quo, and disinter-mediation. He takes a punk rock approach to entrepreneurship and investing. Come learn how he has succeeded in fundraising as startup founder and leveraged that to set out as venture capitalist. -------------------------------------- Greg Monterrosa One of the most influential and community focused leaders in our region. Greg is the Community Manager at Hub101, Community Relations Manager at CLU, and co-founder of MyLLC. He is also an experienced facilitator and organizer of Startup Weekends around the globe. Greg will be moderating this fireside chat with Alon.

  • How to Start and Grow Your Business

    Agoura Hills Recreation and Event Center

    Register for your FREE ticket here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/how-to-start-and-grow-your-business-tickets-63946594987 This panel is part of the 805 Startups regional Innovation & Growth Fair: https://www.805startups.com/2019q2/ Reserving your seat at the panel gives you free entry to the Innovation & Growth Fair ---------------------- Come learn how to start and grow your business from three incredibly inspirational and successful persons. The panel follows a question and answer format that begins with a moderator and opens up to questions from you, in the audience. This panel is great for anyone in the earlier stages of their business or someone with an idea that they are unsure of where to start. ---------------------- Lyn Johnson After a great career in finance as a CPA and CFO, Lyn decided it was time to put all her experience and knowledge towards her own business. Lyn founded West Tenth only last year and has done some very impressive work to make an very ambitious idea into an incredibly easy to understand tangible product. Lyn originally presented West Tenth at one of our Pitch to Your Peers events about six months ago. It was one of the most impressive and compelling presentations we have seen. Lyn has demonstrated immense ability as an early stage founder, leader, and entrepreneur. ---------------------- Greg Monterrosa One of the most influential and community focused leaders in our region. Greg is the Community Manager at Hub101, Community Relations Manager at CLU, and co-founder of MyLLC. He is also an experienced facilitator and organizer of Startup Weekends around the globe. Greg has a lot to say about entrepreneurship, community building, and effectively taking an idea to successful business. ---------------------- Mark Papia Mr. Papia is an executive with vast experience with many functions within various corporate departments, including sales, marketing, production, purchasing and research and development. He is adept on matters related to corporate sustainability. Mr. Papia has held senior executive positions at News Corporation, The Walt Disney Company and Reed Elsevier PLC. Mr. Papia also boasts significant experience working with startups. He was an early employee at Yahoo, spending four years with the Internet startup, and was the Senior VP of Sales at social media phenomenon Myspace prior to its acquisition by Fox Interactive Media. He will be eagerly sharing his immense experiences with you to help you understand how to start and grow your business.

  • Female Entrepreneurship Meetup

    Agoura Hills Recreation and Event Center

    Learn from two incredibly inspirational and successful persons as they discuss building careers and business ventures from the unique perspective of a woman. The panel follows a question and answer format. It begins with a moderator and opens up to questions from you, in the audience. -------------------------------- This panel is an extension of 805 Startups Female Entrepreneurship Meetup series held each month, and it is taking place during the 805 Startups Innovation & Growth Fair: https://www.805startups.com/2019q2/ Register to reserve your seat at the panel! Registering for this panel will give you free entry to the Innovation & Growth Fair. -------------------------------- Shannon Miller Strategic Life & Business Coach. Entrepreneurship & Online Business Expert. Shannon offers executive clients custom life and business coaching as well as playful interactive team building programs for sales and start up teams. ” A Happy life begins when you live on purpose.” She is a serial entrepreneur with experience in ecommerce, importing, and acting. Shannon is a great connector and mentor within the community. -------------------------------- Maria Malavenda Maria Malavenda is an innovator, serial entrepreneur and executive. Presently she serves as the Founder and CEO of EVVEMI – a first ever data-driven recommendation platform for beauty and wellness services. EVVEMI takes the anxiety and guesswork out of finding the hairstylist you’ll love through true personalization. EVVEMI utilizes epigenetics, personality attributes and data from thousands of successful hair relationships to match the right hairstylists to the right clients, and continuously updates the client’s beauty profile to support the beauty regimen process during and after each visit. Before founding EVVEMI, Maria catalyzed several award-winning high-growth ventures in healthcare, media and technology–including companies acquired by Microsoft, Bosch, and IMG. Prior, she focused her efforts on Strategy and Corporate Development as a Fortune 100 executive (Johnson & Johnson, Inc) and a”Big 4″ management consultant (Deloitte, Accenture), and immersed herself in the “AI and digital data revolution” for ZoomInfo and Monster Worldwide. In Maria’s off hours she provides her expertise as a judge and mentor to programs like 805 Startups, Harvard iLab, TechStars, MassChallenge, 500 Startups, Women Founders Community and NAFTE.

  • Innovation & Growth Fair - Q2

    Agoura Hills Recreation and Event Center

    Free for our shared communities--Register Before June 20th for free admission! Come meet and learn from a wide range of businesses, non-profits, and government agencies that are coming together to offer you more support than any one of us could provide alone. Your success and growth is a success for our shared community. Over 50 Mentors & Think Tanks You can find a revolving cast of mentors on our expo floor that are excited to share their expertise and advice with you Discover Businesses Exhibiting businesses on our expo floor will be showcasing what they do, looking for new hires, looking for investors, and looking for partners Connect With Your Government Meet representatives from many government agencies looking to connect you to an abundance of resources and learn how they can better serve you Expert Speaker Panels & Workshops Sit in on panels featuring experts to help you learn "How to Grow a Business" and "Fundraising and Investment Strategies". Discover a variety of workshops to help you learn new practical techniques and best practices. Meet Non-Profits Explore non-profits from across the region that are intent on supporting you and your community Over 400 Attendees Connect with the people from your community that share in the value of promoting growth and innovation. LEARN MORE and REGISTER TO ATTEND, RESERVE TIME WITH A MENTOR, RESERVE A SEAT AT A THINK TANK, or JOIN A WORKSHOP HERE: https://www.805startups.com/2019q2/

  • Monthly VIP Lunch - Conejo Valley

    Needs a location

    Each month we hold a special lunch designed around building authentic relationships in an intimate environment, complete with food and drinks. Everyone in attendance has an opportunity to introduce themselves, share what they are working on, share what they could help others with, and request feedback from the group. Additionally, attendees get to add themselves to the VIP Directory that is shared with other attendees. This monthly event is an amazing opportunity to really get to know a variety of people looking to support you and our community. Our past lunches have included investors, government officials, corporate executives, educational leaders, students, startups, service providers, and top talent from the area--a healthy variety of stakeholders from your economy. If you are attending, let us know who you would like to meet and we will do our best to invite them to join us at the lunch so you can meet them. ‣ Tickets start at $75 You can get a ticket here: https://www.805startups.com/product/vip-lunch-pass-conejo/ ∙Supporting Members get 50% off the ticket price ∙Full Members get VIP status and can attend for free ◦You can sign up as a Supporter or Full Member here: https://www.805startups.com/#pricing

  • Pitch to Your Peers - Conejo Valley

    Hub101

    Pitch to your Peers allows you to pitch your idea or company to our community with the purpose of getting invaluable feedback. It is a great opportunity to prepare before you pitch to investors, potential co-founders, strategic business partners, clients, or any other audience. You can even use this platform to practice pitching to your boss for a raise. ---------------------------------- Everyone gets up to 5 minutes to pitch. We have access to a projector screen. Be sure to bring a HDMI cable if you want to use it. We will try to give you advice and insight into what your intended audience may connect with or be concerned with. It is as much a practice in empathy as it is in pitching. The event also allows for you to build relationships with potential mentors, investors, clients, users, and more. After the event we will have time for informal networking. This is an ongoing series we are holding each month with Hub101 in Conejo Valley. Be sure to check them out: http://www.hub101.la/ ---------------------------------- • What to bring HDMI cable adapter (if you don't have an HDMI output) if you want to connect your computer to the projector screen • Important to know We are actively scouting for investment opportunities for our Investor Network that includes angels, accelerators, and VCs. Pitching is a great way to get on our radar. Sign up to pitch here if you want a guaranteed spot: https://www.805startups.com/pitch-to-your-peers-conejo-valley-registration/