2016 Fall Workshop Series: Pitch To The Rich (Oct. 17th)

Are you ready to raise money for your startup?  You have 3 minutes or less to capture the attention of an investor before they tune out on their iPhone. Learn to how to construct a professional presentation that will keep them interested.  Tell the story that angels and VCs want to hear, hitting the highlights in a small number of slides.  Find out how to design slides that communicate rather than confuse. This workshop will help you develop and hone your pitch to be investor ready. We’ll practice elevator pitches and work on the content of a pitch deck – bring yours along to the workshop. Tickets.

Speaker - Chris Erdman

Chris Erdman is a Managing Partner and Head of the Investor Relations Practice at MacDougall Biomedical Communications. He has over 25 years of professional and academic cross-training to cover all aspects of life science communications. Chris has particular interests in strategic communications planning, corporate positioning for private and public companies, IPO positioning and planning, crisis management, presentation development and shareholder communications. He joined MBI in 2004 and prior to that was the Director of Communications and Chairman of the Disclosure Committee at Applied Molecular Evolution, (NASDAQ: AMEV, Acquired by Eli Lilly) and before that was Director of Business Development at Feinstein Kean Healthcare. Chris graduated from Hobart College with a Bachelor's degree in philosophy and from the Boston University School of Public Health with a Master of Public Health degree.

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October 17, 2016

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