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We’ve Extended the PITCH Deadline!

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We’ve had so many applications, we’ve decide to extend our PITCH deadline. Take a look at this webinar for extra perks when applying. 

By Jessica Schimm (Digital Audience Engagement Lead, Women 2.0)

Hello female founders!

Our PITCH STARTUP APPLICATION will now be open through July 31st at midnight PST! Our PITCH Coach Dave Kochbeck recorded an awesome webinar earlier this week that is packed with great pitching info for female founders. If chosen as one of the 10 finalists, you will get to work with Dave directly to receive tailored tips directly to your company before heading out on stage.

Webinar #1 [07/10/14] – PITCH Perfect : How to pitch your startup with Dave Kochbeck



More about Dave:

Dave Kochbeck is currently CTO-in-residence at the Samsung Accelerator. Previously, Dave was CEO and Founder at GoBeMe, an online and mobile platform to disrupt the inefficiencies that plague job-readiness and career management. His prior experience includes Head of Technology at Friendster, Live Nation Worldwide, Howard Dean’s presidential campaign, and Lucidity (the commerce arm of BlueMountain.com). Before managing technology groups, Dave was a software developer and systems administrator. He has a special affinity for assembly language and still considers C++ high-level. Dave has been a mentor with Women 2.0 for several years and we’re looking forward to having him at the upcoming PITCH.

Make Your Startup Dreams happen. Apply to PITCH here.

Photo by Erica Kawamoto Hsu.

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About the author: Jessica Schimm (@JessicaSchimm) is the assistant editor at Women 2.0. She is a recent graduate of San Francisco State where she earned a B.A. in journalism and was the editor-in-chief of SF State’s Her Campus chapter. She has a strong interest in women’s topics and writes about them on her blog.