#SGHouston: What It Takes to Close $15M During a Pandemic? Come Ask Co-founder Derek Andersen

Aug 26, 2020, 5:00 – 6:00 PM


If you can close funding on an events platform during a pandemic lockdown, you've got some wisdom to share. We welcome Startup Grind's own founder Derek Andersen back to the virtual Houston chair for this can't-miss conversation about what it takes to raise money in downtime and anytime.

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What does it take to raise significant funding in a surprising sector in the middle of a global pandemic? Our friend and Startup Grind founder Derek Anderson returns to our Houston fireside chat chair in this must-attend conversation about his team's recent success closing a $15M Series B for Bevy.com and what it takes to get funded.

Who gets funded anyway? Derek will share his insights gained from a decade of experience supporting both founders and investors across Startup Grind's global community. His thoughts and experiences about who does fundraising well and who doesn't will help you succeed during this toughest of times and beyond.

Do you have a question you want us to ask Derek? Share it here and get a shoutout during the fire-side >> https://forms.gle/KFnUjLJH1xSVbZcz5

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  • Derek Andersen

    Bevy / Startup Grind

    Co-founder & CEO



  • Michele Price

    Breakthrough Business Strategies



  • Jason Kraus

    Startup Grind

    Chapter Director

  • Yevgeny Ioffe

    Mi-Si Electronics Design, Inc.


  • Steve Vilkas

    Prepare 4 VC

    Community Builder

  • Christopher Dube

    Prepare 4 VC

    Community Builder

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