EFactor presents: Perfect Your Pitch - Miami
Do you have a promising startup & need funding? Are you ready to pitch your idea to investors? Do you know what investors look for in a perfect pitch? Join EFactor for a fast-paced and information packed event to learn, directly from Angel Investors and VCs, everything you need to know about successfully pitching your idea.
We invited a group of successful Angel Investors and VC's in Miami to answer any questions you have about funding, pitching, and anything else you have in mind. Event attendees will have the option to pitch an idea directly to our speakers.
Join EFactor and a panel of Angel Investors and VCs to perfect your pitch and discuss:
· What do angels look for in a company?
· What’s the mindset behind selecting different businesses?
· What encompasses a perfect pitch?
· How to approach the right investor?
Register today to perfect your pitch!
About the Speakers:
Marco Giberti is a successful entrepreneur and angel investor with more than 20 years of intensive experience in marketing and communications with focus on the media, internet and events industry. After a very successful growth, regional expansion and partnerships, including a long term relationship with E.J.Krause, Reed Elsevier bought a controlling position in the business in the year 2005, and Mr. Giberti became its president and regional partner for the events and trade show division in Latin America, role he has been performing since then.
Under Mr. Giberti leadership, Reed Exhibitions Latin America became the leading company in the region organizing more than 50 events annually in different markets in Latin America including Brazil, Mexico and Argentina.
Will Silverman completed his Ph.D. in physiology at UCLA Medical School and later migrated into business upon realizing that his career as a biomedical researcher was a long-term exercise in entrepreneurship and start-up financing. He then completed his MBA at the University of Miami. His research explored areas as diverse as cardiology, immunology, and treatments for traumatic brain injury, and resulted in nearly a dozen publications in international scientific journals. Will’s passion is in commercializing and promoting cutting-edge biomedical technologies and medical devices, from original inception through product launch. He joined The Launch Pad at The University of Miami its inception as one of its first Venture Coaches. His business expertise lies in the areas of finance and marketing and he regularly leads workshops on financial modeling, business strategy, and presenting business opportunities.
Chris Harris is the managing partner at Christopher Harris & Associates, LLC. I gradutated from McKendree College located in Lebanon Illinois in 1997, and Thomas M. Cooley law school, located in Lansing Michigan in 2003. After leaving law school I accepted a position as Chief Financial Officer for a large Nursing Facility in Miami, where I worked, before joining the law firm of Morgan & Morgan P.A. in early 2006. I started my own practice in late 2007. I focus in Family Law and Civil Litigation. I believe that you get out of something exactly what you put into it.
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Note on Pricing:
Early Bird Special - $10 (Ends 3 weeks before event date, sign up early!)
Regular Price - $15
Price at the door - $20
6:30pm - 7:00pm Pre-Event Networking Hour
7:00pm - 7:30pm Keynote Speaker
7:30pm - 8:30pm Panel Discussion
8:30pm - 9:00pm Audience Q&A
9:00pm - 9:30pm Post-Event Networking Hour
9:30pm - Event ends
Wed, May 30 2012, 6:30 PM CDT - 9:30 PM