Pitching the VC Partnership

The last step to raising venture capital is normally a 1 hour pitch to the whole partnership during their weekly monday meeting.  This is often described to entrepreneurs as a formality, but at least in my experience, for early stage deals, I would say there is probably a 25% chance of you getting a term sheet afterwards and a 75% chance of you getting rejected (although it will rarely come in the form of an actual “no”).

 

(Full Post: http://cdixon.org/2009/08/27/pitching-the-vc-partnership/


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Chris Dixon

Chris Dixon is an investor at Andreessen Horowitz. He was previously the Co-Founder/CEO of Hunch, Co-Founder of Founder Collective, and Co-Founder/CEO of SiteAdvisor.

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