The Art of the Elevator Pitch
YJP is proud to present an exclusive, intimate roundtable series featuring top venture capitalists around the world. On November 19th, we are honored to host VIP Speaker, Andrew Ackerman, who runs Dreamit's UrbanTech Accelerator and sees over 2000 startups each year, selecting fewer than 20 to work with. Dreamit UrbanTech focuses on real estate, construction, and smart city startups.
Andrew will be joining YJP to address a select group of founders on the art of the elevator pitch. We are also excited to announce a very special and unique opportunity at this event...YJP will be selecting 2 lucky founders to present their elevator pitch to Andrew who will then help workshop and craft a flawless presentation. If you are interested in presenting, apply here for the chance to be selected.
(You will be notified 1 week in advance.)
****Please note: This roundtable discussion is for founders only****
Olga Bashkatova is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a B.S. in Accounting from New York University. She has extensive experience in the preparation of financial statements, accounting and audit management, budgeting, payroll and benefits management, software implementation, scaling financial operations, taxes and financial investigations. Olga has a passion for working with tech startups and has led the Finance team at 8 other startups. Currently, she provides accounting consulting services to various clients through her firm NextStage LLC. Prior to that, Olga served as CFO at Paddle8, Inc. where she participated in a post-buyout restructuring with the goal of achieving profitability in 12 months. She also served as Principal Accounting Officer at Function(X), Inc., a NASDAQ listed company, where she was responsible for all SEC filings and oversaw the divestment of 65% of the company's assets, several acquisitions and an S-1 filing.
Union Square Area (Exact location is provided upon registration completion.)
This event starts on Monday November 19th at 6:00 PM.