Pitch to our community of Angel VCs in Boston and NY!
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 plan. Entrepreneurs in Boston and New York will meet Investors in Boston - while Entrepreneurs in Boston who want to, can 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 over $3,500.
Open to all Entrepreneurs. Now with a great line up of our most active Angel VCs:
Join us for a chance to get funded. Previous winners like Alyce raised $5.4 million beginning with a $500,000 through us. SeedCX received funding offers from 2 of the judges and $1.25 million toward their first round. Nomi Beauty got $1 million. A new delivery service just raised $400K. Pretty Simple and HigherMe together received over $300,000. So far, 3 of our presenting companies have been funded and 2 are under consideration. EventCombo in NY picked up $350K.
Pitch to our group of Investor judges at this Business Plan open pitching event that exposes you to Investors in 5 cities in the northeast.
Capital Raising Workshop 3:30 - 5:30
The Pitching event runs from 6:00 - 8:30 pm
Sponsored by CIC Boston and McCarter & English
3:30 - 5:30 Test your pitch and find the hook to bring in Investors
6:00 - 8:00 pm Startup Pitching About Boston Startupalooza: This long-running series of events has recently expanded to Boston at WeWork and is drawing a new generation of exciting deals.
Network with the Investors, look and learn, find out what's new in the Start-Up market, and what VC's are really looking for!
Startupalooza™ is a unique pitching contest where all start ups are ranked by our Investors. The winner gets up to $4500 in prizes which includes a ticket to the bimonthly major Investment event, Private Equity Forum at the Yale Club.
Our Current & Previous Group of Investors Include:
• Ben Jen, Ben Jen Ventures
• Igor Belagorudsky, Angel Investors
• Ben Littauer, Boston Harbor Angels/Walnut Ventures
• Riley Rodgers, Valia Investments
• Ash Egan, Converge Venture Partners
• Harry Scott, Angel Investor
• Dan Conley, Shirtsleeve Angels
• Jim Johnson, Standish Group
• Kirstin Elaine Martin, Sparx3
• Barry Kolevzon, Nessa Group
Josh Bruno, Bain Capital Ventures
Gregg Young, NY Angels
Michael Chou, Harmony Venture Partners
Esther Dyson, EDventures
David Beatty, Goldenseeds
Ryan Armbrust, ff Ventures
John Ason, Angel Investor
Kamran Ansari, Greycroft Partners
Bill Reinisch, Paladin Ventures
Bruce Bachenheimer, Pace Entrepreneurship Lab
Sachin Jade, Klifer Capital