Monday October 19 from 8:30am – 10:30am
The Art of an Elevator Pitch
How do you get across the most important elements of your business in a clear, and concise way AND get people excited about your idea? It’s called an elevator pitch, and every founder and entrepreneur should have one!
Join your fellow Startup Program colleagues on our FIRST Startup Program Community Call to learn more about how to give a successful elevator pitch with IG mentor and pitch coach Melissa Durrell.
Register today for an Interactive workshop, with demos, and breakout rooms. This session will leave you feeling prepared and ready to make a memorable pitch you and your team will be proud of.
Presented by Melissa Durrell, Innovation Guelph Mentor & Pitch Coach
Melissa Durrell is actively involved with the global startup scene, working with entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, and angel investors. As one of Canada’s few female pitch coaches, she’s known for her unique storytelling skills, which she honed at her former career as an award-winning Canadian broadcast journalist. During her time at Communitech HYPERDRIVE (now REV), she successfully worked with dozens of CEOs as they developed their “pitch” running up to DemoDay. Melissa is currently an investor pitch coach with Innovation Guelph and Accelerator Centre and has worked with founders to successfully raise more than $100M in the last several years.