The Startup Fundraising Workshop Series is hosted by the Denton Angels investor group at Stoke, a coworking space and entrepreneurial hub in Denton, Texas. Each workshop will be focused around a startup fundraising topic, geared toward helping local startups and small businesses grow and develop.
Startup Fundraising: Preparing a Pitch Deck
“Startup Fundraising: Preparing a Pitch Deck” is the second workshop in the series at Stoke, on Wednesday, November 28th from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM. RSVP for the event is required.
Read on for a brief overview of what this workshop will cover.
What Is A Pitch Deck?
Entrepreneurs and those seeking investment for their businesses develop a presentation, or pitch deck, to persuade decision makers to buy from them, or invest in their business. Precise and succinct, a pitch deck should ensure that the audience’s focus remains on you and your business. Generally, a good pitch deck is developed with the following guidelines:
A presentation in the form of PowerPoint, Prezi, Google Slides, or a similar medium
A pitch deck that you will present
A pitch deck that you will potentially send (but only after presenting)
Slides will typically contain information on the following regarding your business’ products or services:
Amount being raised
Pitch Deck Workshop with Patrick Peters
Learn from Senior Vice President of Marketing and Business Development for FourthWall Media, Patrick Peters, the best practices in designing a pitch deck, the most appropriate and impactful information to include in your own, and how to deliver a winning pitch deck. Peters has worked at the nexus of technology, media, and data, as a founder, first-five team member, executive and mentor. He was a first generation board member of TechMill and works in an advisory capacity with several local startups.
This workshop will be held at Stoke Denton from 1 to 3 PM on Wednesday, November 28th; it is free to attend, but please RSVP for your spot.