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Bay Area Entrepreneurs & Startups (BAES) is dedicated to helping startup entrepreneurs participate in all kinds of entrepreneurship programs provided by startup incubators and investors. We offer startup networking events, technical seminars, demo and pitch presentations, business workshops, entrepreneurship coaching and mentoring services.

Entrepreneurs, innovators, developers, executives, startup founders and business owners, join us if you want to get help with business basics, participate in networking activities and cofounder mixers, find marketing resources and strategic partners, seek investors and venture capital, get access to advisory boards and mentors, as well as improve entrepreneurship skills in various training programs.

Upcoming events (5+)

CEO Series - How to present a great pitch?

sFoundation / OnePiece Work

************ PURCHASE YOUR TICKET HERE: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/how-to-present-a-great-pitch-tickets-68839999291 Advance ticket purchase is required. ************ Join us for a presentation on the following topic: CEO Series - How to present a great pitch? Our presentations and workshops are part of sFoundation Startup Accelerator program framework in which we have CEO series, CTO series, CFO series, and CMO series of talks, workshops, training sessions, and interactive sessions – all provided by our subject matter experts. Our mission is to provide anyone who is interested in starting or growing a company with the knowledge, help, and connections they need to move to the next stage of their startup life. We want to help founders to enhance their strengths, tackle their weaknesses, and build a collaborative startup community. _________________ Who should attend? _________________ 1. Entrepreneurs 2. Founders and co-founders 3. Technologists 4. Software developers 5. Professionals 6. Investors 7. and many more… ______________________________________________ Speaker ______________________________________________ Deborah Linday https://www.linkedin.com/in/deblindsay/ _________________ Organizer _________________ sFoundation – Startup Accelerator | Advisory Services – https://www.sfoundation.io https://www.meetup.com/Startup-Tuesday/ https://www.meetup.com/Startup_Wednesday/ https://www.meetup.com/Startup-Saturday-SV/ https://www.sfoundation.io/disclaimer

Taking your startup to the next level through a startup accelerator program

************ Get your FREE ticket here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/take-your-startup-to-the-next-level-through-a-startup-accelerator-program-tickets-68812693619 ************ Join us for a presentation on: Taking your startup to the next level through a startup accelerator program. We will talk about what a startup accelerator is and what sFoundation does to help startups. We will start promptly at 12:30 PM. Our presentations and workshops are part of sFoundation Startup Accelerator program framework in which we have CEO series, CTO series, CFO series, and CMO series of talks, workshops, training sessions, and interactive sessions – all provided by our subject matter experts. Our mission is to provide anyone who is interested in starting or growing a company with the knowledge, help, and connections they need to move to the next stage of their startup life. We want to help founders to enhance their strengths, tackle their weaknesses, and build a collaborative startup community. _________________ When and where? _________________ Tuesday, August 20,[masked]:30 PM to 1:30 PM sFoundation / OnePiece Work 3120 Scott Boulevard Santa Clara, CA 95054 _________________ Who should attend? _________________ 1. Entrepreneurs 2. Founders and co-founders 3. Technologists 4. Software developers 5. Professionals 6. and many more… _________________ Organizer _________________ sFoundation – Startup Accelerator | Advisory Services – https://www.sfoundation.io https://www.meetup.com/Startup-Tuesday/ https://www.meetup.com/Startup_Wednesday/ https://www.meetup.com/Startup-Saturday-SV/ https://www.sfoundation.io/disclaimer

Startup Due Diligence: Panel of Investors & Experts w/ $Billions in Transactions

RSVP HERE: https://www.lifograph.com/events/67489289281 Join us for dinner and an interactive session with a panel of 5 investors and experts in startup due diligence who have been instrumental in doing due diligence in transactions worth billions of dollars for both startups and Fortune 500 companies. In this discussion you will learn: - What is due diligence and why it is needed? - How can you prepare for due diligence? - How to manage the process? - What is a Virtual Data Room? - How long does it take and how much does it cost? - Who is involved in due diligence? - What aspects of the business will be audited? - What kind of disclosures are required? - What are the do's and dont's of due diligence? - What are some lessons learned during due diligence? and much more! If you plan to raise money or sell your company in the next 12 months then this is an event you don't want to miss. RSVP HERE: https://www.lifograph.com/events/67489289281 _________________________ Become an investor in Lifograph. Starting at $100. Watch a 2-minute video to learn more: http://bit.ly/ev-mt-wf _________________________ SPEAKERS _________________________ JENNIFER GENTILE Jennifer Gentile is a sell-side due diligence expert who supported closings for nearly $1B in transactions. She first did due diligence early in her corporate career by being tasked with preparing it for a long established public company. She went on to serve as Director of Administration and employee one for a startup which was acquired two years later. She has dealt with everything needed in due diligence including contracts, cap tables, governance and Board of Directors minutes, forensic financial reviews, IP assignments, employee handbooks and policies, etc. ________________________ ROGER ROYSE Roger is an Accredited Angel Investor who invests in several startups a year. He is the Founder of Royse Law, a Silicon Valley law firm involved daily in VC financing and M&A transactions with the largest angel groups and VC firms. Roger’s background includes work with prominent San Francisco Bay area and New York City law firms. He is a frequent speaker, writer, radio guest, blogger and panelist. Roger was named a "Northern California Super Lawyer", and is AV Peer-Rated by Martindale Hubbell, and has a “Superb” rating from Avvo, the leading authority in lawyer ratings. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society named Roger San Francisco Bay Area Chapter Man of the Year. ________________________ STEVEN COLBY Steven is an Accredited Angel Investor who invests in several startups a year. He is the Director of Patent Strategy at Royse Law Firm, a law firm that provides general and transactional tax, business and corporate law services to closely held, emerging growth and middle market companies. He is also an investor and the CEO at HyperKey, a multi-function, privacy-preserving keyboard for messaging, email and authoring apps. Steven holds a J.D. in Law from Santa Clara University School of Law and a Ph.D. in Analytical Chemistry from Indiana University Bloomington. ________________________ WHITNEY SALES Whitney Sales, General Partner at Acceleprise Ventures, a leading B2B SaaS accelerator and Seed fund focused on GTM with offices in New York, San Francisco, and Toronto. Prior to Acceleprise, Whitney was instrumental in bringing four companies LoopNet, Joby, Meltwater, and SpringAhead to the Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Companies list. Whitney holds a B.A. in Sociology from the University of California San Diego. RSVP HERE: https://www.lifograph.com/events/67489289281 _________________________ Become an investor in Lifograph. Starting at $100. Watch a 2-minute video to learn more: http://bit.ly/ev-mt-wf _________________________ EVENT ORGANIZER: _________________________ LIFOGRAPH - The Wiki of People - https://www.lifograph.com ______________________ VENUE SPONSOR: ______________________ SILICON VALLEY INNOVATION CENTER - http://www.svicenter.com/

CMO Series - How to accelerate your business with videos?

sFoundation / OnePiece Work

************ PURCHASE YOUR TICKET HERE: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/how-to-accelerate-your-business-with-videos-tickets-68842081519 Advance ticket purchase is required. ************ Join us for a presentation on the following topic: CMO Series - How to accelerate your business with videos? Our presentations and workshops are part of sFoundation Startup Accelerator program framework in which we have CEO series, CTO series, CFO series, and CMO series of talks, workshops, training sessions, and interactive sessions – all provided by our subject matter experts. Our mission is to provide anyone who is interested in starting or growing a company with the knowledge, help, and connections they need to move to the next stage of their startup life. We want to help founders to enhance their strengths, tackle their weaknesses, and build a collaborative startup community. _________________ Who should attend? _________________ 1. Entrepreneurs 2. Founders and co-founders 3. Technologists 4. Software developers 5. Professionals 6. Investors 7. and many more… ______________________________________________ Speaker ______________________________________________ Andrew Develin https://www.linkedin.com/in/drewdevlin/ _________________ Organizer _________________ sFoundation – Startup Accelerator | Advisory Services – https://www.sfoundation.io https://www.meetup.com/Startup-Tuesday/ https://www.meetup.com/Startup_Wednesday/ https://www.meetup.com/Startup-Saturday-SV/ https://www.sfoundation.io/disclaimer

Past events (1,298)

Startup Saturday - Find Your Co-Founder + Networking

sFoundation / OnePiece Work

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