Hey startup founders, pitch season is officially here. If you’re planning to pitch at the Bend Venture Conference, at Pub Talk, or even at any of the upcoming angel conferences around the state or to individual VC funds, you’ll want to check out these upcoming pitch workshops.

Led by Pam Stevenson, the BVC pitch coach for the past 12 years, the workshops will help founders develop their Power Pitch. “A Power Pitch grabs attention, tells a compelling story and seals the deal with a ‘Wow!’ factor,” according to the news release.

Pam Stevenson, BVC pitch coach.

The workshops will focus on:

*   The SMART Framework – assess and optimize your underlying business opportunity

*   The Anatomy of an Angel – know your audience

*   The Power Pitch Canvas – the key elements of a winning investor pitch

*   How to add Wow! Factor to any presentation

*   The Fundability Formula for an investor-ready entrepreneur

Here’s the schedule:

Power Pitching to Investors: BVC Pitch Workshops

September 6, 5-8 p.m.: Startups & Early Stage

September 13, 5-8 p.m.: Growth Stage & Social Impact

Cost: $100

For more information and to register, go here.

Kelly Kearsley

Kelly Kearsley, the co-founder of StartupBend.com, is passionate about startups, entrepreneurship and Bend. In addition to writing this blog, she creates content and manages content projects for global financial companies, tech firms and startups. She began her career as a newspaper journalist and later worked as a freelance writer. Her work has appeared in WSJ.com, Money Magazine, CNNMoney, MSNBC and Runner's World. See her work at kellykearsley.contently.com or kellykearsley.com.

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