Ever watched paint dry? Sorry, you’re nothing but an amateur.
Over 200 mobile startups applied to participate in the MobileBeat 2013 innovation showdown and just two emerged as winners.
How much would you donate to charity to have a private pitch meeting with your favorite venture capitalist?
Mind the Bridge held its first ever demo day where six European startups brought their ideas and products to Silicon Valley.
At Founders Den’s Spring 2013 demo event, seven founders pitch their startups to a room filled with elite investors.
Zillabyte, Jawfish Games, Instaradio, and AdStage have 300,000 points, and the numbers are continuing to climb.
At the Launch festival, a new crowdfunding app serves as a buzz barometer for what the 5,000-plus attendees think of the startups as they launch out of stealth mode.
The 30+ companies from the fifth batch of 500 Startups incubator program prepare to pitch their startups to a room packed room.
Editor’s Pick You’ve got five minutes — the most important five minutes of your life. Everything comes down to this.
I’m in Montreal, Quebec, for FounderFuel’s demo day today. Quebec is known as la belle province in Canada, and investors as well as founders are hoping to see both beautiful pitches and beautiful startups today.
10 style startups will compete for $65K at The Fashion Pitch in London.
Nobody sets out to write a bad press release or pitch email, or at least we hope not, and yet we still receive quite a few at VentureBeat. Actually, I would be quite sad if we stopped getting them entirely. They brighten my day.
You may think that a tech blogger’s life is a glamorous whirl of free lunches, great gadgets and being bought drinks at conferences. If so then you are probably following the wrong bloggers. In fact, it’s more like a long round of typing, getting annoyed with PRs and founders and then some more (louder) typing.
Here at VentureBeat we receive a considerable number of bad pitches, both from PR firms and from entrepreneurs themselves. To make life more tolerable for everyone, we have decided to provide some tips on how to ensure that your pitch is not one of them. Let’s start with some typical examples of the bad pitch.