November 18th, 2014 Alley Boost: Startup Pitch Night

On Tuesday, the 18th of November, 2014, OLC attended Alley Boost’s Startup Pitch Night held at Mercy College located at 66 W. 35th Street, Ste 704, New York, NY 1001.  The event was powered by  Majestyk, a full service digital agency, WasteGate, a platform “turning someone’s trash into someone else’s treasure”, and special thanks to AlleyWatch.

Investors attended to listen to entrepreneurial pitches with one winner moving on to Final Due Diligence round with at least one VC/Angel Fund. The investors included Kareem Zaki, at Thrive Capital, Paul Szurek, Senior Analyst at Insight Venture Partners, Mark Wachen, Managing Director at Upstage Ventures/DreamIt Ventures, Michael Chou, Principal at Harmony Partners, Rafi Syed, VP at Bessemer Venture Partners, Evan Sanches, VP Business Development at Olo, Adam Carver, Principal at MESA+VC, John Buckman, General Manager at KAYWEB Angels, Emanuel Martinez, GM of Greenhills Ventures, and Jeremy Harper, an Associate at Entrepreneurs Roundtable Accelerator. Several startup founders pitched an audience for practice and feedback during a Q&A to improve upon their decks and asks.