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RSVP HERE: https://www.lifograph.com/events/54766544208 You are invited to meet investors and pitch at our Lifograph SF Pitch Night in front of a panel of investors representing SOSV Ventures ($250M fund) and Wharton Angels (100+ investors). Limited availability. RSVP early. Food and drinks are provided. ______________________________ WHO SHOULD ATTEND: ______________________________ Startups looking for funding are invited to pitch. You may also attend as a spectator and take advantage of a great learning and networking opportunity. RSVP HERE: https://www.lifograph.com/events/54766544208 ______________________________ FORMAT: ______________________________ 90-second verbal elevator pitch (no deck) followed by non-rebuttal feedback from the investor panel. At the end of the event, the investor panel will choose three pitch winners who will be able to choose one of the free prizes. RSVP HERE: https://www.lifograph.com/events/54766544208 ______________________________ INVESTOR PANEL ______________________________ KATE WHITCOMB Kate is a Partner at SOSV, a global venture capital firm with over $525M+ in assets under management. She is also a Partner at HAX Accelerator, a startup accelerator with offices in San Francisco and Shenzhen, China. Kate is focused on investments in the robotics, enterprise, health tech and consumer spaces. Before HAX, Kate spent four years with Target Corporation where she held general management roles overseeing over $500M in total spend. Most recently, Kate was the Innovation Lead for Target's IoT team in San Francisco, where she focused on sourcing and launching hardware startups for Target. Through HAX and Target, she has helped over 150 startups raise money and go to market. Kate is a mentor at Alchemist Accelerator, ReadWrite Labs, Target Takeoff and Scrum Ventures' Nintendo Switch Accelerator. She is also on the Advisory Board for Amazon Launchpad. Kate has spoken on the topic of launching products extensively around the United States, and her writing has been published in TechCrunch, VentureBeat and Tech in Asia. Before Target and HAX, Kate was a strategy consultant in Boston and London focusing on M&A transactions in the pharma, retail and entertainment industries. Kate has her MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and a BA in Economics and Art from Kenyon College. ______________________________ DEA WILSON Dea is the Founder of Lifograph - The Wiki of People - https://www.lifograph.com - a free people search engine with 500K profiles and 1.2M connections that helps match people and companies based on their needs, skills, interests and real-life relationships. Dubbed "Ms. Silicon Valley", Dea is what people call a "super-connector", her expansive network including the "Who's Who" in startups, venture capital, technology, entertainment, etc. RSVP HERE: https://www.lifograph.com/events/54766544208 ______________________________ AGENDA: ______________________________ 6:00pm - 6:30pm – registration and networking 6:30pm - 8:30pm – pitches 8:30pm - meet the investors, networking ______________________________ DEMO/SPONSOR TABLES ______________________________ Buy a demo or sponsor table and get great exposure. Demo/sponsor table includes: - 2 (two) general admission tickets - 1/2 sponsor table - promotion before and during the event - logo displayed on the event description - promotion in front of all attendees and speakers - business cards of the attendees (if available) ______________________________ ORGANIZER: ______________________________ LIFOGRAPH - The Wiki of People Discover 500,000 profiles and 1.2M connections on Lifograph for FREE As seen in Forbes, Entrepreneur, Inc., Investor Business Daily, TheNextWeb, etc. ____________________________ VENUE SPONSOR: ______________________________ CARVI The open road in safe hands - car accident prevention devices
RSVP HERE: https://www.lifograph.com/events/54772935324 Join us for dinner and a fun evening of structured networking and business matching, plus many exciting surprises! This event has been voted "most fun networking event" by our network. ______________________________ WHY YOU SHOULD JOIN US ______________________________ At this event you can find: - cofounders - investors - software developers - designers - marketers - growth hackers - product managers - freelancers - executives - corporate professionals - accelerators - crowdfunding experts - content writers - lawyers - accountants - valuation experts - recruiters - mentors - advisors - startup scouts - and much more RSVP HERE: https://www.lifograph.com/events/54772935324 ______________________________ NETWORKING FORMAT: ______________________________ During the event: 1. Each of you gives a 45-second pitch about your company in front of the audience. You will talk about: - your name, title and company - what your company does - what you are looking for (ex: team, intros, leads, beta users, etc). - what can you offer to the attendees (ex: skills, advice, referrals, etc.) RSVP HERE: https://www.lifograph.com/events/54772935324 ______________________________ EXAMPLES OF WHAT YOU COULD ASK THE COMMUNITY: ______________________________ - I am looking for a cofounder with noSQL database skills. Do you know anyone? - We just released our app and need more beta signups. Could you try it out and give us feedback? - We just launched our product. Could you sign up for our freemium version and let us know what you think? - We are getting ready for an investor pitch. Can you give us your opinion on it? - I am thinking about leaving my job and build a startup. Could anyone help me build my MVP (minimum viable product)? - We are looking for more PR for our startup. Can you recommend a PR firm? - Our team is ready to raise our seed round. Do you know any investor in the cloud computing space? - We are building a crowdfunding campaign. Do you know a marketing consultant with prior experience in the field? And so on… 2. After all attendees have publicly introduced themselves we break out into a general networking session where you can follow up with each other and exchange resources and contact information. RSVP HERE: https://www.lifograph.com/events/54772935324 ______________________________ AGENDA ______________________________ 6:00pm - 6:45pm – Networking reception with food and drinks 6:45pm - 7:00pm – Introductions, sponsors and demo tables mentions 7:00pm - 8:30pm – Startup matchmaking program 8:30pm - 9:00pm – General networking RSVP HERE: https://www.lifograph.com/events/54772935324 ______________________________ DEMO / SPONSOR TABLES: ______________________________ Buy a demo or sponsor table and get great exposure. Demo/sponsor table includes: - 2 (two) general admission tickets - 1/2 sponsor table - promotion before and during the event - logo displayed on the event description - promotion in front of all attendees and speakers - business cards of the attendees (if available) RSVP HERE: https://www.lifograph.com/events/54772935324 ______________________________ ORGANIZER: ______________________________ LIFOGRAPH - The Wiki of People - https://www.lifograph.com Discover 500,000 profiles and 1.2M connections for free ______________________________ VENUE SPONSOR: ______________________________ MINDROME - http://mindrome.com/ Coworking space in Santa Clara for entrepreneurs and freelancers who love startups, technology and a fun working environment.
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