TiE Houston & HTC Workshop - How to Pitch to Investors

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Are you ready to pitch to investors?
Are you actively looking to raise an angel round ($250,000 to $1,500,000)?

How to Pitch to Investors

The Houston Technology Center and TiE Houston are co-hosting a workshop on entrepreneurship.  Workshop participants must be working full or part time with a business venture that is currently in operation and planning to approach investors for funding.

Each attending company is expected to make a brief elevator pitch during the workshop.

The planned agenda for this year's workshop is:

  • Opening Remarks - Paul Frison (Executive Vice Chair, HTC) &
                                    Aruna Viswanathan (President, TiE Houston)
  • Overview of Investor Pitch Deck - Roberto Moctezuma (Fractal River)
  • Value Proposition - Aziz Gilani (Mercury Fund)
  • Go To Market Sales Strategy - Chris Mullins (Alert Logic)
  • Negotiating Term Sheets - Sabrina McTopy (Jackson Walker L.L.P.)
  • Online Investing and Crowdfunding - Hall Martin (Texas Entrepreneur Networks)
  • What Angels Want - David Steakley (Houston Angel Network) &
                                  Ashok Rao, (TiE Global)
  • Elevator Pitch - Mike Evans (HTC) & 
                              Bob Prochnow (HTC, Gulf Coast RCIC, Texas Emerging Technology Fund)

NOTE:  Space is limited for this event.  All attendees must registrer prior to the event.

The registration fee for this workshop is $50.

For TiE Members and Charter Members:  Registration is free.  Please register following the instructions on the TiE Houston website.

For HTC Clients or Gulf Coast RCIC Awardees:  Registration is free.  Please register by contacting Charlene Wied or Bob Prochnow. 

Organizer Charlene Wied & Bob Prochnow


Wed, Sep. 24, 2014
12:30 p.m. - 7 p.m. America/Chicago


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Houston Technology Center
410 Pierce Street
Houston, Texas 77002
United States