Call for Entries – TCA’s 7th Annual Fast Pitch Competition at UCLA

Connect with more than 400 professionals from the venture capital industry and start-up community.

DEADLINE: March 31, 2012

From Tech Coast Angels:

“The seventh annual Fast Pitch event pits ten of Los Angeles’ leading entrepreneurs against each other as they make their best 90-second pitches to a panel comprised of Tech Coast Angels members, founders of leading accelerators and incubators and other start-up experts.

The competing companies will represent a wide variety of business models and technologies, some of which may very well go on to be transformative in their respective industries.

Keynote Speakers / Panel:

  • Andrew Chung, Khosla Ventures – Andrew is an investment partner at Khosla Ventures, one of Silicon Valley’s premier venture capital funds started by Vinod Khosla, founder of Sun Microsystems.
  • Barry Cottle, Zynga – Barry is senior vice president of corporate development at Zynga, the dominant player in casual online gaming that recently went public with a multibillion dollar valuation.
  • Panel on Accelerators – Founders from LaunchPadLA, StartEngine, MuckerLabs, K5 and Amplify, all leading accelerators, will participate in a panel discussion about actively providing seed capital and resources for entrepreneurs.

Fast Pitch LA 2012:

  • Connect with more than 400 professionals from the venture capital industry and start-up community
  • Listen to business leaders discuss the most promising early stage companies in Southern California
  • Gain invaluable industry insights from veteran start-up CEOs and angel investors and VC experts

For those interested in competing, submit an application online (by midnight on March 31, 201) here: [web]
For those interested in attending this event, register here: [web]

READ FULL ANNOUNCEMENT [web]
Tech Coast Angels [web] [Twitter]

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One thought on “Call for Entries – TCA’s 7th Annual Fast Pitch Competition at UCLA

  1. FastPitch is an event where emerging tech companies have the opportunity to present innovative technologies and funding opportunities to an exclusive group of venture capitalists. Each FastPitch event features 8-minute business presentations from six to eight promising, hand-selected, growth stage tech companies from the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast regions.
    For more information on participating as either a presenter or a venture capitalist at FastPitch, click here http://vimeo.com/36985695

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