Summary of On Pitching to VCs

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On Pitching to VCs summary
Do you want to be pitch perfect? Heed the advice of “the Pitch Coach,” David Rose.


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David S. Rose, a self-described serial entrepreneur, has raised millions in venture capital and invested millions in tech start-ups. In the process, he has learned what works and what doesn’t when making an investment pitch. Rose imparts a wealth of knowledge, so getAbstract considers this dense lecture a worthy 15-minute investment.

In this summary, you will learn

  • What personal characteristics to convey in a pitch to venture capitalists (VCs),
  • How to structure such a presentation and
  • What missteps to avoid.


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About the Speaker

Nicknamed “the Pitch Coach” by Businessweek, David S. Rose is a serial entrepreneur and founder of New York Angels, a company that invests in technology start-ups.

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