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 a presentation that excites. Every pitch and presentation needs to hit the most important touch points, regardless of your audience. Learn how to tell a story that appeals to the emotions of your listeners, and frame your pitch for any situation. At the close of the course, you’ll get to put it all together in front of a live audience made up of your classmates and investors offering constructive feedback.

Pitch Perfect

Pitch Perfect

CRAFT A CAPTIVATING STORY

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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.

ABOUT CLASS SERIES

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.

CLASS SCHEDULE

Fundamentals Of A Pitch Deck

Build Your Base

Every slide has a purpose, and there’s a formula for success. Regardless of your audience, every great pitch deck will have a set of fundamental slides that can be used for any presentation.

Investor Touch Points

Pitch On Point

Once you start fundraising, your pitch needs to hit all the right investor touch points. Angel Investors and Venture Capital firms hear hundreds of pitches. If your deck doesn’t hit these key points, you might not even make it into the room.

Determining The Story

Bait Your Hook

They say all marketers tell stories, and every presentation is a unique story. Telling a captivating story is crucial to keeping your audience hooked and interested.

Frameworks

Find Your Frame

A frame is the instrument you use to package your power, authority, strength, information, and status. Presentations can be in a power frame, analyst frame, time frame, and prize frame. How should you frame your presentation? We’ll teach you how.

Pitch Off: Shark Tank

Get Real Feedback

Now it’s time to apply everything you’ve learned about pitching in a real-world setting. Practice your pitch in front of a audience and get constructive feedback on your performance.

Fundamentals Of A Pitch Deck

Build Your Base

Every slide has a purpose, and there’s a formula for success. Regardless of your audience, every great pitch deck will have a set of fundamental slides that can be used for any presentation.

Investor Touch Points

Pitch On Point

Once you start fundraising, your pitch needs to hit all the right investor touch points. Angel Investors and Venture Capital firms hear hundreds of pitches. If your deck doesn’t hit these key points, you might not even make it into the room.

Determining The Story

Bait Your Hook

They say all marketers tell stories, and every presentation is a unique story. Telling a captivating story is crucial to keeping your audience hooked and interested.

Frameworks

Find Your Frame

A frame is the instrument you use to package your power, authority, strength, information, and status. Presentations can be in a power frame, analyst frame, time frame, and prize frame. How should you frame your presentation? We’ll teach you how.

Pitch Off: Shark Tank

Get Real Feedback

Now it’s time to apply everything you’ve learned about pitching in a real-world setting. Practice your pitch in front of a audience and get constructive feedback on your performance.

Past Instructor(s)

Mr. Omar Sultan Hawaii Startups

Omar Sultan

Founder & Managing Partner,  Sultan VenturesOmar is the co-founder and managing partner of Sultan Ventures and XLR8UH. He has received

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Tarik Sultan

Founder & Managing Partner,  Sultan Ventures Tarik Co-founded Sultan Ventures and XLR8UH and along with his brother Omar is the

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“Prior to attending Pitch Perfect  I was absolutely clueless on how to create a Pitch Deck. Each class was very informative, and doing things step by step with exercises made it so much easier for me to understand.”

keiki

“I enjoyed the workshop especially the time spent crafting our message. This was time well spent and I appreciate the professionalism provided by XLR8HI.”

dean

Workshop Location

Halau ‘Inana

2438 South Beretania Street

Honolulu, HI 96826