Past Meetup

Startup Pitch Bootcamp: Learn How to Pitch with Columbus' Top Investors

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The Point

60 Collegeview Rd · Westerville, OH

How to find us

The Point at Otterbein University

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If you have a strong idea that could be pitched more clearly, then join us for the Startup Pitch Bootcamp. In just three hours, this intensive workshop will help you improve your pitching skills and understand the components of a great pitch, providing plenty of practice until you get it right. Pitching is a key skill of every successful entrepreneur. How do you communicate your business clearly to employees, customers, and investors? What are some common pitching mistakes that make you look inexperienced? What is the best way to pitch your business?

::: Our guest speakers for this event include:
- Ryan Retcher (Partner, Loud Capital)
- Phil George (Co-Founder & CEO, MentorcliQ)
- Bhaskar Mukhopadhyay (Financial Advisor, 10xts)
- Hoa Mc Manus (Co-Founder, SHARE)

::: Who Should Attend the Pitch Bootcamp?
- Anyone who needs practice and expert advice on pitching
- Anyone who has an idea for a startup or an early-stage company
- Anyone that is interested in joining a new startup or looking for a co-founder

::: What are some of the Topics?
- What are the components of a great startup pitch
- How do you pitch complex concepts in a simple way
- What are some mistakes to avoid when pitching
- How do you know when you pitch is good enough

::: This event is FREE, and we expect over 50 people in attendance. For more information, visit

This event is sponsored by the Founder Institute startup accelerator. Founder Institute provides a step-by-step program that gives startup founders the structure, mentor support, and network of entrepreneurs they need to start an enduring company. Based in Silicon Valley and with chapters across 60 countries, the Founder Institute's mission is to "Globalize Silicon Valley" and build sustainable startup ecosystems worldwide.

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