What we're about

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 (1)

MidLantic Early Summer Angel Pitching

Link visible for attendees

You might have heard that one of our startups, Ocrolus just raised $60 million. That could be you!

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 thousands!

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.

6:00 - 7:30 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


Past events (46)

LIVE In-Person! Mix and Pitch DC

The Yard - Coworking Office Space Washington D.C.