Your pitch deck provides investors with a first impression of your business. What are the must-have elements to make a good impression? What do investors look for in your deck? In this session, you’ll learn the key elements to craft a compelling pitch deck and distill them into a simple template.
Speaker Name: Allison Byers
Allison Byers is the Founder & CEO of Scroobious, which is increasing diversity in the startup ecosystem with a scalable platform that affordably helps founders create compelling pitch material and helps investors discover them through data-driven curation. Prior to founding Scroobious she launched and co-ran a medical device company spun out of MIT where she raised nearly $10M before it was acquired and experienced first-hand the challenges that come with fundraising as a female founder. Her earlier career includes over a decade of startup and tech operator roles. Allison is also an angel investor, startup mentor and advisor, speaker, on the All Raise Boston leadership team, and works with dozens of diversity-focused accelerators, non-profit organizations, and university programs. She is frequently quoted in the press including Bloomberg, Business Insider, TechCrunch, BBC, and others. She received her MBA from Boston University, is a mom of two young children, and is a vocal proponent of parent entrepreneurs.