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Pitch to our community of Angel VCs in DC, Philadelphia, NY, Stamford and Boston!

Entrepreneurs are a community. Investors are a community. Our Meetup brings
these two communities together. You make connections, You learn how to
shape your business plans. Entrepreneurs in Philadelphia will
meet Investors locally and if they want to, come up to NY and meet
NY Investors.

We provide regular open showcases for all kinds of Start-Ups. We guarantee
you will pitch to multiple Angel VCs. You get rated, an intro to the Investor
community, a shot at funding, invaluable advice and prize tickets to big
Investor events worth $1,000's.

Upcoming events (2)

FREE Pitch Workshop

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We're back with our popular and extremely valuable Pitch Workshop! Test your 3 minute pitch before our panel of experts, Investors and your peers. Learn what's right and wrong with your pitch. After more than 10 years of managing Entrepreneur and Investor pitching we've learned what makes a business plan work and what keeps you from going forward. So here's your chance to test your pitch and learn for yourself. Prepare for the real thing - at any one of our Startupalooza's or other startup events. This is an invaluable experience and - best of all - it's FREE.

[Virtual] Angel Pitching - Free to View

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Investors are still looking for deals - but now they are doing it online! Now, with more judges, the same prizes. Join us for this [virtual] event. It's FREE to attend and participate in our famous workshop. To PITCH go to bit.ly/dclooza Prizes worth over $4,500 Open to all Entrepreneurs - We Bring the Investors to You! Now with more Investors than ever! Any Start-Up can pitch our team of Investors - the audience discovers what's new in the Start-Up market, and what VC's are really looking for! Past and Present Investors Include: • Prachi Vakharia , Angel Investor • Ernest Stern, Culhane Meadows • Jay McCrensky, Marketshare • Fred Newcomb Sr & Jr, Newcomb Associates • Brian Selander, SeventySix Capital • Dan Conley, LifeSci BioAngels • Zhonghao Chen, Washington DC Archangel • Lillian Ting, Select Ventures • Rob Ness, Cap Gemini This will be a 3 minute "elevator" pitch event followed by several minutes of intense Q&A. AGENDA 3:30 - 5:30 [Virtual] Capital Raising Workshop 6:00 - 8:30 [Virtual] Startupalooza Open VC Pitching Startupalooza is a unique pitching contest where all startups are ranked by a large group of Investors. The Top 4 get to do a public "pitch-off" and the winner gets up to $4500 in prizes. After more than 10 years of helping selected Entrepreneurs raise capital - we've figured how to open it up to everyone! __________________________________________________________________________ Pitch or take the Launch Program Sign up to pitch only - or for our Launch Program which helps you shape your pitch the way Investors really want to hear it. (Includes analysis, consultation, before and after pitching.) As one happy Startup reported: "Your advice helped a lot to improve the slides..... I repeated it at a FundingPost event and was voted best pitch by VC and Angels. I got invited to their offices...." __________________________________________________________________________ Over $16 Million Raised - Startups are getting funded: Our previous winners, Alyce raised $11.5 million, Delivery in PA raised $400K, HigherMe raised $250,000, PrettySimple and Foundery raised $50,000 within weeks of pitching. EventCombo raised $350,000 from contacts at Startupalooza. Our Dec. winner Nomi Beauty (formerly Gloss & Glam) raised S1 million. Read how the Startupalooza program helps Entrepreneurs get funded - and Investors find great new deals. Now in Boston, L.A., Silicon Valley, NYC and DC www.startupalooza.com

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FREE Pitch Workshop

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