Contra Costa SBDCPleasant Hill, CA

How to Prepare Your Perfect Pitch

How to Prepare Your Perfect Pitch

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 4:00pm to 6:00pm


Learn how to construct a professional presentation that will gain attention from investors. Tell the story that angels and VC’s want to hear, hitting the highlights of your idea and company. This presentation will help you develop a clear, compelling and credible presentation for investors.


Gerry Barañano, Director, Tech Futures Group (http://www.techfuturesgroup.o rg). Gerry was Vice President of Marketing and Sales for companies ranging in size from Fortune 100 to startups and was instrumental in positioning and closing the sale of Xros, a telecommunications startup for $3.2 billion. Gerry brings a comprehensive understanding of all the elements necessary to start a successful technology company from his experience as founder and CEO of several startup companies. He has hands-on experience in launching products and services in the telecommunications, computer manufacturing, software, hardware, and green/clean tech industries. Gerry earned a B.A. from Yale University and an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.

Cancellation Policy For No-Cost Workshops:

If you are registered for a class and are unable to attend, please notify the Small Business Development Center at (925) 602-6840 as soon as possible as other applicants may be waitlisted. Attendee substitutions can be made at any time and at no cost. The following cancellation/rescheduling policy applies to all classes unless noted otherwise. Contra Costa SBDC reserves the right to cancel or reschedule a workshop due to insufficient enrollment. 

Oscar Dominguez
(925) 602-6806
300 Ellinwood Way, Bodega Room
Pleasant Hill

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This procurement technical assistance center is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the Defense Logistics Agency.