Upcoming Sessions

Preparing for Your First Fundraise

January 22, 2020

Davis Wright Tremaine, 1251 Avenue of the Americas

6pm to 8:30pm

Speakers:

 

 

 

 

 

Katie Shea, Partner, Kairos

Rachel Stubins Wexler, Investor, New Paradigm Ventures

Del Johnson, Principal, Backstage Capital

Come hear from investors on how to be best prepared for your first fundraise:

  • Crafting the pitch deck and elevator pitch

  • Understanding business model and unit economics

  • Showing metrics and traction

  • Building a targeted investor outreach list

  • Creating a game plan and timeline for the fundraise

Early Bird Tickets Available HERE

Fundraising Tips from Founders

February 26, 2020

Davis Wright Tremaine, 1251 Avenue of the Americas

6pm to 8:30pm

Speakers:

Aditya Khilnani, Co-founder, Mobley

Reham Fagiri, Co-founder & CEO, AptDeco

Come hear from founders on their advice on the how they handled fundraising:

  • Timing of a preseed or seed round

  • How much to raise

  • Necessary proof of concept/metrics/traction

  • Raising from angels, angel groups, VCs, family offices, strategic investors

  • Best practices for fundraising and outreach to investors

  • Fundraising on convertible debt vs. SAFE vs. preferred stock structure

Early Bird Tickets Available HERE

Do's and Don'ts of Social Media Advertising

March 30, 2020

Davis Wright Tremaine, 1251 Avenue of the Americas

6pm to 8:30pm

Speakers:

Chris Franco, Founder & CEO, Woodridge Growth

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Marc Atiyeh, Founder & CEO, Pawp

Join us for a fireside chat about the do's and don'ts of social media spend:

  • Case study of a founder's journey in paid advertising

  • Best practices for Facebook and Instagram advertising

  • How to start running tests on paid advertising

  • How to build a paid advertising model and staff it

  • When agencies should be utilized

  • And more

Early Bird Tickets Available HERE