Developing your 2-line Pitch Workshop
Monday, September 14th, 2020: 4:45 PM to 6:15 PM

A basic, but critical part of promoting your startup is being able to pitch it quickly and clearly.

Pedro Sostre has a 2-line pitch framework which helps you craft the perfect pitch for elevators, emails, and more.

This will be a live, interactive workshop with 20 minutes of instruction and then 45 minutes where he will ask for volunteers to work with in real-time to develop their pitch.

Here is what previous workshop attendees have said:...

Hosted byPedro Sostre

FAU Tech Runway Entrepreneurs' Xchange
Tuesday, September 15th, 2020: 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
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FAU Tech Runway is a South Florida public-private partnership that serves as a hub to accelerate technology development and incubate startup companies. Our 28,000-square-foot collaborative working space provides entrepreneurs with a complete ecosystem in which to office, train, mentor, fund, and scale their companies from ideation through to early revenue stage. Our entrepreneur's success speaks for itself!

Hosted by FAU Tech Runway

Meet Alex Torrenegra Inventor, Investor, Entrepreneur, Shark Tank Colombia Shark
Tuesday, September 22nd, 2020: 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM

We are proud to host Alex Torrenegra for our Fall kickoff event. Alex Torrenegra is a Colombian-American entrepreneur, inventor, and investor. He founded multiple companies including Torre, Voice123, and Bunny Studio. He is also one of the "shark" investors on the Sony reality television series, Shark Tank Colombia. He was featured in MIT's list of Innovators Under 35 in 2012.

If you are a founder struggling to raise venture capital and considering bootstrapping, an entrepreneur building a remote team, a remote worker, this is your chance to personally query Alex about your challenges.

Hosted by Startup Grind Fort Lauderdale

How Entrepreneurs Can Think Like a VC, with Jim Franklin (Online Event)
Tuesday, September 15th, 2020: 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM

If you want to raise money from an angel investor or venture capitalist, then you should have a strong understanding of the economics and common methodologies used to source, evaluate, and negotiate deals.

On this live and interactive online event, Jonathan Greechan (Co-Founder of Founder Institute) will chat with an investor, entrepreneur, executive, and board member with experience on "both sides of the table": Jim Franklin. Jim is currently teaching the Venture Capital course at the University of Colorado Boulder MBA program, and is the former CEO of SendGrid, Inc., the world's largest cloud-based email delivery platform. Don't miss this opportunity to gain insight into how you can better prepare yourself, and your company, for venture financing by thinking like a VC.

Hosted by Jonathan Greechan From Miami Startup Founder 101

Love in times of pandemic with Perchance CEO
Thursday, September 17th, 2020: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Love in times of pandemic with Perchance CEO

During this chat, we'll learn about Dave's career path and how he ended up helping others meet "The One" with his unique app, Perchance.

Dave Gottesmann, CEO, attained his J.D. in 2007 from The University of Miami, and B.A. cum laude, from The George Washington University in 2003. Over the past two decades, he has obtained extensive experience in management, event planning, client relations, public relations and marketing, legal representation, and successfully launched DG Sports Agency.

Hosted by Startup Grind

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