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How to Pitch Your Startup With a Compelling Story

April 14 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm


April 14
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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This free webinar is part of 2021 Queens StartUP! Program. Join the finalists and the instructor on how to best tell your startup stories.

About this Event

Join the Queens StartUP! Competition program to learn how to most effectively pitch to the investors and potential customers.

You will learn:

  • Use storytelling techniques in startup presentations
  • Create an emotional connection with your audience
  • Deliver your content that resonates

We will select one volunteer from the audience to give a short pitch and the instructor will give feedback live.

You will receive a Zoom link one day before the event starts.



Calum Handley is a successful serial entrepreneur with 15 years of experience in building and working with Fortune 500 brands and startups. As a marketing consultant at Human Ventures, he has helped several portfolio companies develop their brand story and marketing strategies. Calum is passionate about people and culture, a mixed-race human raised in Hong Kong and New Zealand.

QEDC hosts the Queens Women's Business Center. QEDC encourages all women to participate in this and all other QEDC programs.

The Queens Women's Business Center is Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). Reasonable accommodations will be made for persons with disability if requested at least two weeks in advance.

This program is supported in part through funding from Empire State Development.

This program is supported in part through funding from the office of the Queens Borough President.


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