How to Raise a Seed Round Efficiently #Virtual Workshop

Friday, January 22, 2021, 12:00 – 1:30 AM UTC

In this workshop, Fundraising Specialist and Author, Mike Wilner walks founders through the practical steps of how to authentically generate a sense of urgency with investors, control your fundraising narrative, and stack the deck in your favor in order to create fundraising momentum. This workshop is hosted by Startup Grind Chicago

Virtual event

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, 4:00-5:30 PM PST

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.

Check out what happened


  • Mike Wilner


    Early Stage Startups Team


  • Tom Denison

    SmartHealth Activator

    Co-founder & President

  • Aaron Levy

    Raise the Bar

    Founder & CEO

  • Madeline Ulivieri

    Startup Grind

    Community Manager of America & Europe

  • Rajiv Nathan

    Startup Hypeman



  • Kenneth Ip


    Startup Grind Richmond Director