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Fundraising Stories from My Last Round
You’ve got a great product and a strong team. Now what? When VCs and fundraising opportunities come knocking it’s important to be prepared.

Clearco and Boast.AI have partnered with seasoned founders who have gone through the trials and tribulations of fundraising rounds to share their personal stories and help you prepare for one of the biggest events in your company’s growth.

In this webinar, attendees will hear from speakers including: Eliza Arnold, co-founder of Arnie (seed round), Greg Gunn, co-founder of Commit ($6M seed round), Andrew Batey, co-founder Beatdapp ($3.2M seed) and Chris Pinkerton, Director, Global Channel Partnerships with Clearco ($100m series C) and Alex Popa, co-founder of Boast.AI ($23m series A).

Who is it for?
This is a great session for pre-seed to series A companies that are interested in learning their funding options.

You will be grouped into round-specific breakout rooms to network and ask speakers questions.

What’s in it for me?
- Founder first-hand fundraising experiences
- War stories, best practices and what they wish they had done sooner
- Fundraising timelines
- Learn how to craft your company narrative and approach investors

Sep 29, 2021 09:00 AM in Pacific Time (US and Canada)

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Speakers

Gregg Gunn
Co-founder @Commit
Greg Gunn is CEO and Co-founder of Commit–the professional network for Startup Engineers–where he leads the overall vision and mission for the company while inspiring the team to "Do what's right for the Engineer." He is passionate about creating access to opportunities through remote work, and building an equitable work environment. Prior to Commit, Greg was an EIR at Inovia. He was the first business executive at Hootsuite where he launched Hootsuite Enterprise (currently $100m+ ARR) as well as a 70+ person full-stack incubator. He was an early employee at Terapeak (acquired by eBay) where he launched their B2B data and software businesses. Greg holds a business degree from the University of Victoria, and an MBA from Ivey School of Business. In 2008, Greg was awarded a CIDA placement to support a women’s farming co-op and microcredit program in Nigeria.
Chris Pinkerton
Director, Global Channel Partnerships @Clearco
Chris currently leads Clearco’s Global Channel Partnerships. Working with Agencies, Venture Capital firms and emerging partner channels to support Clearco’s mission in helping Ecomm and SaaS founders win. Over the past decade, Chris has worked with the digital teams at companies including 3M, Google US & UK, Microsoft, Avis Budget Group, and The New York Times. All in an effort to help them better understand their digital customer and apply this insight to their acquisition and monetization models. Chris is the past President & COO of SaaS startup GetintheLoop and was Vice President at Mediative and Head of the Mediative Consulting Group; an award-winning digital media and research company, which was acquired by YP in 2010.
Andrew Batey
Co-founder @Beatdapp
Andrew is the Co-CEO & Co-founder of Beatdapp. Previously, Andrew helped launch and promote multiple top 10 (iTunes & Billboard chart) musicians, major brands, and successful web properties. Over the past 15 years, Andrew has been a part of 5 venture-backed businesses as the Head of Growth, CMO, COO (founder and early employee) responsible for raising over $50M in venture capital. He's also advised dozens of venture-backed companies and invests personally in 2-3 companies per year.