"Sell me the vision. Get me into the story."
–Frank Foster, Managing Director, DFJ Frontier
The Annual Lab2Market Intensive returns August 13th and 14th.
Lab2Market is a day and a half long workshop and networking opportunity for innovators and entrepreneurs with business ideas, both individuals and teams, that focuses on elevator pitches, market validation, business models, and funding options. The workshop is presented and sponsored by DFJ Frontier, a West Coast venture capital firm that backs passionate entrepreneurs and provides business assistance.
This year's participants include PSU faculty and students as well as innovators and entrepreneurs from OSU and OHSU. The event concludeds with with an elevator pitch competition in which the teams will apply what they've learned in a 30 second business pitch to a pannel of judges with expert experience.
This annual event is free and open to all PSU students and faculty members. Spaces are limited. Contact Xan Pedisich at the the PSU Business Accelerator for more details.