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Pitch Perfect: Craft a Captivating Story
March 20, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Pitching is an art and a science. Whether you’re seeking outside investment, hiring new employees, or searching for a co-founder, you’ll need to craft a presentation that excites your audience. No matter what you’re pitching, every presentation needs to hit key touch points. Learn these essentials of pitching, including how to frame your pitch to fit any situation and how to tell a captivating story that incites an emotional response. At the close of the course, you’ll get to put it all together and deliver your pitch to a live audience made up of your classmates plus investors who will offer constructive feedback.
Omar Sultan, Sultan Ventures
Omar is an investor, mentor, and community builder who believes innovation is key to shaping the world’s future for the better. Dedicated to empowering innovators, Omar is the co-founder and managing partner of Sultan Ventures and its award-winning XLR8UH program, ranked as one of the top 30 accelerators in the US. Since 2009, Sultan Ventures has driven innovation forward by providing onramps to entrepreneurship and championing visionary entrepreneurs who are improving the way we live and work.
Named one of Hawaii Business Magazine’s 20 for the next 20 and Pacific Business News’ Forty under 40, Omar has also been recognized along with his brother Tarik as the Hawaii Venture Capital Association’s Investors of the Year.
He holds an MBA from the Shidler College of Business and a BSM in Finance from Tulane University’s AB Freeman School of Business.