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Moot Pitch! Real Start-Ups Sign Fake Term Sheets with Fake VCs

Quartzy psuedo pitches an SLP fellow.

Betabeat’s curiosity was peaked when we heard this weekend that that five gen-u-ine New York start-ups had spent their Saturday pitching fake VCs. It turned out to be an exercise at the inaugural New York class of Startup Leadership Program, a mentoring program for start-up founders from across disciplines. The start-ups pitched fake VCs, negotiated fake term sheets, and then the fake VCs presented the fake term sheets to fake limited partners, which included one real VC. Got it? Read More