Posted on 27. Mar, 2015 by admin.
This is a guest post by VVM Intern Drew Unikewicz summarizing what she took away from a recent VVM Pitch Camp… “I want to see a dead seagull on every [gosh darn] slide!” (Paul Silva, executive director at VVM). Valley Venture Mentors held their first session of “Pitch Camp I” for the newest batch of startup businesses [...]
Posted on 26. Mar, 2015 by admin.
Valley Venture Mentors is hosting a special event for students. VVM space in 1500 Main Street, Springfield, MA 01115 on 28th of March (this saturday) at 1pm. Come interact with 10 startups that are actively looking for interns and are very excited to pitch to passionate students! Do not miss the chance to get involved with these awesome companies: CloudContacts is [...]
Posted on 03. Mar, 2015 by admin.
VVM Startup Wonder Crew just launched a Kickstarter Campaign! Here is what our executive director said on his blog… Short version: I just backed Wonder Crew Toys, and I invite you to join me. This is a product that matters from a mom who cares. I think you should too :). Details: “Wonder Crew is adventure through [...]
Posted on 13. Feb, 2015 by admin.
VVM Facilitator Rick Plaut hosted a #wednesdayworkshop on how to use Lean LaunchPad Methodology to help your startup succeed. What is Lean Launchpad? Created by Steve Blank, the Lean LaunchPad rests on the insight that a startup is a different kind of business from an established one. The business development methodology a startup [...]