How to Raise a Seed Round Efficiently #Virtual Workshop

Chicago
Thu, Jan 21, 6:00 PM (CST)

About this event

What will I learn?

  • The workshop walks through the fundraising process comprehensively, including:
  • Knowing when to raise money
  • Ground rules when approaching a seed round
  • Drafting round composition and allocation
  • Crafting your fundraising narrative
  • Building a funnel
  • Initiating fundraising mode and stacking meetings
  • Pitching and closing


Who should attend?

You should attend if you plan are getting ready to fundraise, are currently fundraising, or are considering fundraising in the future.


Where: Virtual (Zoom Details to Follow)

When: January 21st, 6:00-7:30 PM

What Else: Join our Slack Channel for updates and Q&A

What is Startup Grind: Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs. 

Our monthly fireside chat provides ample opportunities to connect with amazing startups and the people behind them, tap into a strong support network, form meaningful connections, and gain inspiration for the startup journey ahead.

Speaker

  • Mike Wilner

    Mike Wilner

    Amazon Web Services

    Startups Team

    After launching his own startup, Compass, a freelance marketplace for web design projects, which he ran for almost 4 years, Mike helped early stage founders with fundraising, helped early stage VCs with investing, and co-wrote Oversubscribed, a book on seed funding read by thousands of founders. In his role today at AWS, he still helps founders with fundraising and other early stage challenges.

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  • When

    Thursday, Jan 21
    6:00 PM - 7:30 PM (CST)

    Brought to you by

    • Tom Denison

      Tom Denison

      SmartHealth Catalyzer

      Founding Chicago Director

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    • Aaron Levy

      Aaron Levy

      Raise The Bar

      Chicago Co-Director

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    • Madeline Ulivieri

      Madeline Ulivieri

      Startup Grind

      Co-Director

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    • Rajiv Nathan

      Rajiv Nathan

      Startup Hypeman

      Co-Director

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