Meet one of 30+ judges reviewing applications for the startup competition, SVB’s Shai Goldman.

By Angie Chang (Co-Founder & Editor-in-Chief, Women 2.0)

You have a few more days to complete your application for this year’s PITCH 2012 Startup Competition – PITCH competition applications are due this Friday night at midnight (EST)!

I’m excited to introduce online application judge Shai Goldman, an associate at Silicon Valley Bank.

Shai Goldman’s role as Director at Silicon Valley Bank consists of finding interesting startups and guiding them to Silicon Valley Bank for commercial banking services, creating an interactive community of startups and VCs, and providing fundraising mentorship.

Silicon Valley Bank provides diversified financial services to emerging growth and mature companies in the technology, life science, private equity and premium wine markets.

Applying to PITCH by August 31, 2012 means you get your startup in front of investor eyeballs, including those of Shai Goldman of Silicon Valley Bank!

We’ve lowered the cost of applying to PITCH to $50 – so start your application today! You can update the application online anytime up until the closing deadline of August 31, 2012 at midnight (EST). If you have any questions on the application or eligibility, email

Good luck!

Angie Chang co-founded Women 2.0 in 2006. She currently serves as Editor-In-Chief of Women 2.0 and is working to mainstream women in high-growth, high-tech entrepreneurship. Previously, Angie held roles in product management and web UI design. In 2008, Angie launched Bay Area Girl Geek Dinners, asking that guys come as the “+1” for once. Angie holds a B.A. in English and Social Welfare from UC Berkeley. Follow her on Twitter at @thisgirlangie.