You must be to be an early-stage company based in Southern California (We consider Southern California to be made of the following counties: Orange, Los Angeles, Ventura, San Bernardino, Riverside and San Diego.)
Your company must be less than 5 years old.
Your company has raised less than $1 million USD in funding and not closed a "Series A" round of financing.
Send us a Youtube video link (public or viewable link) by Wednesday September 11th 10PM Pacific Standard Time. The pitch has to be 90 seconds or less (we will count this!). Winners will be notified by Friday September 13th 6PM. Please send this to firstname.lastname@example.org
1. Introduce team members presenting and your ask (funding amount).
2. Define the problem and explain why your audience should care.
3. Explain your solution. How is your product/service going to create a solution?
4. Company traction
5. Relevant experience to back up your business
Founder & Angel Investor
Grant serves as Executive Chairman & Board Member at Buy It Installed. He also serves as The Chairman of Tech Coast Angles and was previously President of Tech Coast Angels OC. As a leading voice for angel investing and entrepreneurship, he was named to the OC50 list of most influential persons in Orange County. He is on the board of 15 other companies and non-profits and does real estate development globally. He has a Wharton business background. He holds a BS (Bachelor of Science) in Business/Managerial Economics from the University of Pennsylvania. He also has an MA (Master of Arts) in Intercultural Studies from Fuller Theological Seminary.