You will learn how best to prepare for your pitch decks for the pitch events and the upcoming funding rounds in a way that is most efficient for you and your team. The masterclass is strictly limited to 20 participants and will be held in the English language.
During the 2 hour event he covers:
- Pattern interrupt: How do I stand out with my venture?
- Pitch structure: How should my pitch deck be built? What should be the contents?
- Presentation goals: What do you want to achieve with your presentation?
- Storytelling: How can I build tension and inspire with my presentation?
Ethan Mayers is the co-founder of Pitch Elevator (http://www.pitchelevatorshow.com/) together with Nathan Gold, America’s Elevator Pitch coach, and if you attend, you will get the advice from Nathan himself via Skype.
Ethan Mayers is a former television producer turned technology entrepreneur who has driven innovation and frontier technology. Ethan has served as CEO of the innovation division of a $2.5 billion public firm, COO of Colabriq, a business intelligence platform, and co-founder of Retovian (a private equity-backed mobile operations software platform for businesses.
Ethan Mayers is a former television producer turned technology entrepreneur who has driven innovation and frontier technology. As a serial entrepreneur and startup advisor across IoT, supply chains, circular economies, and media he has led high-growth startups around the world from New York City to London, Mumbai, and Detroit. Ethan has served as CEO of the innovation division of a $2.5 billion public firm, COO of Colabriq, a business intelligence platform and Techstars alum, and co-founder of Retovian (a private equity-backed mobile operations software platform for businesses across Africa, Latin America, and Asia).
Previously, Ethan spent seven years building and running Synthenai, a consulting firm that delivered operations optimization, business design, and technology strategy for SMEs and startups. Having played an important role in high-growth startups around the world, Ethan regularly advises companies on their value proposition and aligning it to operations, scaling, and investment preparation. He serves as a global mentor for Rockstart VC, Hague Institute for the Innovation of Law, Endeavor, and South by Southwest and is a passionate advocate for high-potential entrepreneurs and startups, particularly those that have risen outside of traditional networks.
Ethan will help startups and companies with:
- Overall strategy and how to take ideas and turn them into actions
- Business canvas workshops
- Financial modelling
- Preparing for investment (pitch, pitch deck, positioning) and investor relations
- Brand development
- Overall company strategy,
- Go to market planning and strategy
- Technology roadmap development
- Creating global partnerships.
Ethan has led fundraising efforts of $6M from angel, institutional, and strategic investors primarily in the UK, India, and the US. Involved in the fundraising efforts at companies that have raised $60+M. Led operations, finance, product, and technology at various startups and corporate innovation projects.
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