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"Mastering Your Elevator Pitch" (A PITCH PERFECT! Workshop)

  • The Bakery

    25 City Road, London, EC1Y 1AA , London (map)

    51.523106 -0.087290

  • Mastering Your Elevator Pitch

    (A ‘PITCH PERFECT!’ workshop)

     Are you nervous about pitching your business idea to others?

     Would you like to have a perfect pitch that you can deliver time and time again with absolute confidence and get amazing results as well as the desired outcome?

     Then make sure you attend one (or more) of our ‘Pitch Perfect!’ series of workshops and master-classes.

    N.B. – You MUST register on our Eventbrite page here:
    Please note that it is NOT sufficient to simply RSVP on this page.



    PITCH PERFECT! is a series of workshops and master-classes specifically designed for developers and entrepreneurs in the technology sector. There will be a whole series of these each one targeting a precise objective and/or target audience.
    (Feel free to email [masked] for details of upcoming Pitch Perfect! events.)

    This workshop is all about perfecting your ‘Elevator Pitch’ (see here for good definition -

    Your Coach: David McQueen

    David McQueen is a speaker, executive coach and facilitator. He is passionate about professionals communicating effectively for career and business success. As an international speaker he has spoken to a variety of audience on five continents. As a presentations coach he has worked with SMEs and blue chip companies clients including BBC, Channel 4, RBS, BOA Merill Lynch, Smarta, Mobo, PRS Foundation, vInspired and BP.
    David is also a TV presenter and was the host of Pioneers TV where he interviewed the likes of Sir Richard Branson, Lara Morgan and young entrepreneur Jamal Edwards. David was also the cohost on Channel 4's Vocation Vocation Vocation, a careers programme for teenagers.

    During the workshop we will cover all of the following and more:

    • Developing your confidence
    • Creating a core elevator pitch
    • Finding your ‘hook’
    • Structuring your pitch
    • Understanding the core elements of a perfect pitch
    • Pitching to different audiences
    • Learning the principles of delivery technique
    • Breathing, body language, posture, pace, hand gestures, voice projection, eye contact, positioning, etc.
    • Playing to your strengths (and weaknesses) to enhance your performance
    • Using props and tools
    • Handling objections
    • Dealing with technical issues and other problems
    • Applying the P.E.R.F.E.C.T. pitching model

    The main outcome we are aiming to achieve in this workshop is that each and every attendee will come away from the workshop with total confidence in themselves and a pitch that they will nail each and every time.

    We will also be recording your pitches (Before & After) which we will send you and which you can use on your websites, your social media pages or in whichever way you please (you can even send them to your proud parents if you like!).

    If you have any questions, please send to: [masked].

    We look forward to seeing you at the workshop and helping you perfect your pitches.



    N.B. – You MUST register on our Eventbrite page here:
    Please note that it is NOT sufficient to simply RSVP on this page.


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  • Robert F.

    2 QUICK, but IMPORTANT points:

    1. The promo code 'WIZEMAIL-50' has been extended and is STILL valid for a 50% discount on tickets which can ONLY be bought here:

    2. Our headline sponsor, WizEmail, are also giving a phenomenal 2000 FREE email sends per month for life PLUS a FREE HTML email template design to all attendees (That's over £250 worth of FREE stuff just for turning up!!!)

    September 13, 2013

  • Robert F.

    Tickets now on sale here:

    Enter promo code 'WIZEMAIL-50' for 50% discount
    (ONLY valid until midnight on 11/09/13)

    September 6, 2013

  • XperiaDeveloper

    Would love to join such a relatable event.

    September 6, 2013

  • Prash

    Hey Guys

    Unfortunately this is sold out so can't make it, but keen to meet you all eventually.

    I am, however, looking for a talented web developer/designer to help with my travel & language site. If you're interested, please check out the full job ad here:



    August 29, 2013

  • Andrea T.

    Hi looking to hire (paid work) a web developer to help with MVP, starting September. Get in touch if interested.

    August 9, 2013

  • John O.

    Hi Guys and Girls

    Just wanted to shout out

    Shareight The Worlds largest up and coming deparment store are looking to meet PHP Superstars
    So if you think you fit the bill we would love to meet you !
    Can you do the following ?
    · Manage and enhance back end API and other systems
    · Optimise to improve speed
    · Improve integrity, redundancy, security, automation
    · Skills: Databases, PHP, Java etc.7

    So come on down for an evening of Beer and Pizza (on us of course) we would really like to meet you !

    Register here

    Looking forward to seeing you there !



    August 5, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Would love to improve my pitching skills since I believe presenting skills are very very important in order to motivate the team and get across your message.

    1 · July 21, 2013

  • Neil M.

    It should be interesting although I am still discovering the market and trying to find my place.

    July 19, 2013


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