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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

  • Monday, July 15, 2013

    AspirEDU winner of “Pitch to Win” contest

    We’ve had a busy summer working with lots of great startups. One startup in particular is the winner of our “Pitch to Win” competition, AspirEDU. We received innovative and creative entries from entrepreneurs across the globe, covering a wide variety of industries. Each submitted a short video explaining their business idea, the market potential and the company’s unique advantage. Our expert panel of judges consisting of investors, successful entrepreneurs and business leaders evaluated the submissions and choose the READ MORE

    Posted by Sol Marketing at 6:36 PM | Comments Off on AspirEDU winner of “Pitch to Win” contest

    Topics: Building a pitch deck, In the news

  • Monday, May 13, 2013

    InvestorPitches.com in the news: Nibletz & Ticbeat

    As the spring accelerator season wraps, read more about putting together your investor pitch. See the write up from Nibletz about our infographic The Anatomy of a Winning Pitch.  It was also covered by the TICbeat in Spain.

    Posted by Sol Marketing at 7:24 PM | Comments Off on InvestorPitches.com in the news: Nibletz & Ticbeat

    Topics: In the news, Powerful Infographics

  • Tuesday, April 30, 2013

    InvestorPitches.com in the news: Ventureburn

    Check out the latest on our Pitch to Win contest on Ventureburn.  Win an investor pitch deck valued at $7,500! Find out more here.

    Posted by Sol Marketing at 6:46 PM | Comments Off on InvestorPitches.com in the news: Ventureburn

    Topics: In the news

  • Sunday, April 07, 2013

    InvestorPitches.com in the news: Austin iLab radio

    Founder Deb Gabor talked with Stefan Lubinski on Austin’s 1370 AM  iLab Radio show today about InvestorPitches.com. Listen in today  

    Posted by Sol Marketing at 3:43 PM | Comments Off on InvestorPitches.com in the news: Austin iLab radio

    Topics: In the news, Telling the Story

  • Monday, March 11, 2013

    InvestorPitches.com in the News: Austin Business Journal

    InvestorPitches.com was featured in today’s Austin Business Journal. Deb Gabor talks about how InvestorPitches.com and its parent company Sol Marketing helps startups tell their story to investors. “The investor pitches that win are the pitches that say what the problem is, who the customers are, and the size of the problem. That’s a story,” said Deb Gabor “My whole job is to help you tell a story. And you have to be the hero of your own story.” READ MORE

    Posted by Sol Marketing at 9:17 PM | Comments Off on InvestorPitches.com in the News: Austin Business Journal

    Topics: In the news, Telling the Story

  • Wednesday, February 27, 2013

    InvestorPitches.com in the news: Tech.co

    Over the last ten years, the number of angel investors, and the amount of dollars they’ve invested, have increased significantly. Read more about The Rise of the Angel Investor on Tech.co

    Posted by Sol Marketing at 7:04 PM | Comments Off on InvestorPitches.com in the news: Tech.co

    Topics: In the news, Powerful Infographics

  • Tuesday, February 19, 2013

    InvestorPitches.com in the news: Venturebeat

    Angel investing is on the rise. Check out our latest infographic on Venturebeat. 

    Posted by Sol Marketing at 6:55 PM | Comments Off on InvestorPitches.com in the news: Venturebeat

    Topics: In the news, Powerful Infographics