San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
StartOut, NYTM and Silicon Valley Bank are pleased to invite you to StartOut Demo Day + Networking, where members of the StartOut community will pitch their ideas and demo their startups to the community and potential investors. In addition, there will be ample time for you to hear what other members are working on, share ideas, offer services, talk with other like-minded individuals, and build your network within the community. Please join us for a fun and interesting evening!
6:00 - 6:45 - Networking
6:45 - 8:00 - Program & Awards
8:00 - 9:30 - Networking & Cocktails
Jessica Lawrence, Managing Director - NY Tech Meetup
Patrick Grosso, Board of Directors - StartOut
Natalia Oberti Noguera, Founder & CEO - Pipeline Fellowship
David Baker, Angel Investor - Golden Seeds
Brian Cohen, Chairman - New York Angels
Blake Lyon, VC - Lerer Ventures
Caitlin Strandberg, VC - Flybridge Capital
Brad Svrluga, VC - High Peaks Venture Partners
Robin Gill - Silicon Valley Bank
More to come...
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Founded in 2009, StartOut is a national nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization fostering and developing entrepreneurship in the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) community. StartOut helps aspiring LGBTQ entrepreneurs start new companies, supports current LGBTQ entrepreneurs as they grow and expand their existing businesses and engages successful LGBTQ entrepreneurs as role models and mentors. StartOut’s goals are to support, educate, inspire and connect members of the LGBTQ community around entrepreneurship and business leadership. For more information, please visit www.startout.org.