San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
ERA Summer 2017 Applications are now open!
Our speaker at this event will be:
Bertelsmann Digital Media Investments
To pitch your startup at this event, please apply at:
"Sim joined BDMI in 2012 from High Line Venture Partners, where he co-founded the seed fund, and has been in venture capital since 2002 including 3 years at Gabriel Ventures where he managed 17 investments including 3 IPOs and 3 M&As. In addition to spearheading BDMI's seed fund, he led or co-led BDMI’s investments in StyleHaul (acquired by RTL), Dramafever (acquired by Softbank), HelloGiggles (acquired by Time), Food52, Frank & Oak, Jukin Media and Nativo. He is actively focused on new investments in online video and next-generation content-driven companies. He holds an MBA from MIT Sloan, an engineering degree from the Cooper Union where he graduated Summa cum Laude and is a graduate of Stuyvesant High School. Sim is fluent in German, Spanish and can tell jokes in French and Italian."
6:30PM: Introduction from our speaker
6:50PM: Q&A with our speaker
7PM: Pitches from 5 startups and feedback.
8PM: End of the event and networking
We’re looking for outstanding startups to join ERA’s Summer 2017 Accelerator class:
Application Deadline: March 29th, 2017, midnight EST
Summer 2017 Program: June 12th - Sep 29th, 2017
* $100,000 initial investment with potential for follow-on funding
* 4 months of free collaborative office space in NYC
* Largest Mentor Network in NYC: 350+ mentors
* Most Hands-on Accelerator: Work Daily w/ Full-Time Staff, Venture Partners and Industry Experts
* Unparalleled Community: NYC’s Strongest Post Program Support and Alumni Network of 127+ companies
* Raised $225M+
* Combined valuation of $1.2B+
* 40% of startups from our first class already have been acquired
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Join us and let’s build the next billion dollars of NYC startups together!
Our other upcoming events:
* ER104 March 1: http://er104.eventbrite.com
* ERA Summer 2017 March Happy Hour: March 22: https://era13hh2.eventbrite.com
* ER105 April 4: http://er105.eventbrite.com
* Open Office hours at ERA:
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To hear about future events, please sign up at http://eranyc.com