This informative workshop will center on:
10 Actionable Tips Entrepreneurs can Employ to Create and Deliver a Powerful Investor Pitch and Increase their Chances of Getting Funded.
|Caroline Cummings of Palo Alto Software|
Thursday, March 7, 2013 from 11:55 AM to 1:30 PM (PST)
Exchange Building, 821 2nd Ave
Seattle, WA 98104
- Attendees will also be given 3 months of free access to LivePlan (www.liveplan.com) the world leading business planning, pitch creation, and financial management software to use in developing their own business plan and associated pitch.
- LivePlan's "Pitch" feature allows users to quickly and easily build a single page info-graphic to professionally represent a business to lenders, investors, business partners, and advisers.
- Caroline will demo the tool briefly as part of her workshop.
Caroline is VP of Marketing at at Palo Alto Software, the world leader in business plan, pitch, and financial management software (flagship products include LivePlan and Business Plan Pro). Caroline's equal passions for both entrepreneurship and philanthropy have guided her throughout her career as a business leader, marketer, and dedicated mentor and child advocate. As the former co-founder and CEO of two technology companies, she’s experienced both start-up failures and successes, and has raised close to $1 million in investment capital. Her first venture, OsoEco.com (healthy social shopping), dissolved in 2009. Her second venture,(mobile marketing for real estate) >sold in early 2012. She has co-founded several successful entrepreneurial programs for the Eugene Area Chamber of Commerce, including Smart-ups Pub TalksSouthern Willamette Angel NetworkCaroline is regularly invited to participate as a judge for several business plan competitions, as well as speak on topics including entrepreneurship, angel investing, social media, and authentic self promotion. Caroline currently mentors several young women and is also the immediate past president of the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Lane County’s board of directors. She is a graduate of Drexel University’s LeBow School of Business.