Our friends over at Women2 asked us to put in the good word about their Pitch Night event featuring a meeting with Michael Moritz of Sequoia. We’ll let the Women2 team put it in their own words:
==PITCH 2009: Napkin startup competition==
Michael Moritz of SEQUOIA Capital is listening.
DEADLINE: April 10, 2009 (firm deadline)
Do you have the world’s next big idea? Here’s your chance to PITCH.
Michael Moritz (Sequoia) is listening! Put it on a paper napkin!
Women 2.0′s third-annual Startup Competition will provide your alpha,
beta, or prototype-stage startup with exposure to early stage
investors. Our judging panel includes investors and experienced
startup executives who will provide valuable written feedback on your
NOTE: *only ONE of the founding members needs to be female to qualify.
HUNDREDS of submissions will receive valuable feedback from the
judging panel of investors and experienced startup executives.
FIVE startups will be chosen to pitch live on Pitch Night: May 7th, 2009.
ONE winning startup gets a meeting with legendary investor Michael
Moritz from Sequoia Capital in addition to free office space, legal
services, marketing support, PR support, and more – everything youneed
to win with your new idea.
Entering the competition is easy. Just fill out information about your
startup online, record a 2-minute video pitch, and snail mail us a
cocktail napkin with your business plan scribbled on it. Deadline to
submit your startup is April 10th, 2009 (firm deadline) —time to get
Are you in? http://pitch.women2.org