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  • Wednesday, October 23, 2013

    3 Lessons from SXSW Eco

    SXSW Eco might be less glamorous than its springtime cousin, but that doesn’t mean there is any less excitement in the sustainable startup community. Here are our top three takeaways from the startup showcase: Simplicity is still the key to a successful pitch Sitting through pitch after pitch with complicated process diagrams is a strain on the eyes and the brain, especially when there is only 3 minutes to cover the entire company. The startups that really READ MORE

    Posted by Sol Marketing at 8:44 PM | Comments Off on 3 Lessons from SXSW Eco

    Topics: Elements of a pitch, In the news, Telling the Story

  • Monday, August 19, 2013

    Vote for InvestorPitches.com in the SXSW PanelPicker

    Can you believe we are already talking SXSWi 2014? The SXSW PanelPicker is now open for voting. We’ve submitted two panels for the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival. Please register {if you haven’t already} and cast your vote for our panels: “Startup Branding Lessons from the Trenches” – This panel features Adam Lieb, CEO of Duxter, the social network for Gamers and Deb Gabor, Brand Dominatrix and President at Sol Marketing and InvestorPitches.com. Learn how branding can give your startup a READ MORE

    Posted by Sol Marketing at 7:29 PM | Comments Off on Vote for InvestorPitches.com in the SXSW PanelPicker

    Topics: Elements of a pitch, In the news, Telling the Story

  • Monday, July 29, 2013

    Investor Pitches that Win on SlideShare

    Ever wonder how to win at your investor pitch? The basics on creating a winning investor pitch — with everything you do need and nothing you don’t. See our presentation on SlideShare. Investor Pitches That Win – Sol Marketing, Austin, TX from Deb Gabor

    Posted by Sol Marketing at 7:00 PM | Comments Off on Investor Pitches that Win on SlideShare

    Topics: Building a pitch deck, Elements of a pitch, In the news

  • Thursday, June 27, 2013

    3 Questions to Help Position Your Team in Your Pitch to Investors

    The strength of your team is one of the most important factors taken into account when investors decide whether or not to fund your start-up. Many investors live by the adage, “An A entrepreneur with a B idea is more fundable than a B entrepreneur with an A idea.” Obviously that makes one of your main goals in the initial pitch meeting to convince investors that you are an A entrepreneur. The answers to these 3 questions READ MORE

    Posted by Sol Marketing at 4:47 PM | Comments Off on 3 Questions to Help Position Your Team in Your Pitch to Investors

    Topics: Building a pitch deck, Elements of a pitch, Telling the Story