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Entrepreneurs Roundtable 104

Murat Aktihanoglu

Wednesday, March 1, 2017 from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM (EST)

Entrepreneurs Roundtable 104

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You MUST be actively working on a startup
Mar 1, 2017 Free $0.00
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Lawyers, Accountants, Consultants, Recruiters, Insurance companies, and others interested in providing services to startup companies.
Mar 1, 2017 $25.00 $2.37

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ERA Summer 2017 Applications are now open! 


Our speaker at this event will be:

Sim Blaustein
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

Our alumni:

* 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:

* ERA Summer 2017 March Happy Hour: March 22

* ER105 April 4:

* Open Office hours at ERA:

To hear about future events, please sign up at

Organizer: Murat Aktihanoglu (@muratny)

Have questions about Entrepreneurs Roundtable 104? Contact Murat Aktihanoglu
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11 Times Square
(8th Ave between 41 and 42)
New York, NY 10036

Wednesday, March 1, 2017 from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM (EST)

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