The mission of Startup-Mentors is to help startups succeed by utilizing the expertise and advice from our Silicon Valley based mentors
Why Join Startup-Mentors?
Investor Pitch Review
Paid members can send Investor Pitch Deck for review by a mentor and receive report with advice for attracting investors’ interest.
*Special low price*
Experts/ Mentors Advice
Access to numerous subjects/advice with in-depth explanations of startup issues and comprehensive solutions
Access to Mentors
See profiles of mentors with contact info to connect for additional assistance
Mentors, Selective Team Members
Expertise: Advisor to CEOs on Corporate Structure, Equity Allocation, Partnership, Technology Licenses and active help raising funds from Angels, VCs & Corporate
A C-Suite Mentor.
Fractional CEO, CSO, CMO and mentoring for G2M, Pitching, Sales Strategy. Recent accomplishments: Top price winner and 3rd place in City Summit competition, Top 3 places in GTS.
Help companies turn their innovation into revenue with practical solutions. Programs: How to pitch to investors, 5-Step Elevator Pitch, B2B sales & operations & Go-to-market.
Part-Time Sales Executive of hi-tech companies.
Executive in Engineering, Operations, Marketing, Strategy at Sun & Unisys, Sales Psychology, Training, and Coaching
Expertise: Brand Strategy, Market Research, Competitive Analysis, Targeting eCommerce. Enabling startups to attain investment readiness for Seed funding.
Tony launched his first startup right out of business school and served as CEO or COO for multiple startups since then, successfully selling the last one in 2012.
President of Receivables Financing Company. Expertise: Helping companies build strong financial plans & providing Accounts Receivable and Purchase Order debt financing options.
European Sales Mentor
Experienced VP Sales / Sales Director with a proven track record of success within B2B (delivered significant growth and profitability).
Managing Partner of International boutique consulting firm.
A senior executive with leadership roles in strategy, sales, and business development.
Startup Marketing Strategist.
Worked with multiple startups in Silicon Valley to build a strong marketing foundation leading to measurable and extraordinary results.
Spoken Word Strategist.
“Sell Through Story” Strategist. Pitch Judge Guest lecturer at Stanford Univer. Video Strategist (winner, special award, Emmy Awards, feature film director). Executive Coach
European Sales Mentor. Expert at helping business leaders discover how to frame their business for maximum appeal to their target audience increasing market share and the revenue per customer from 20% – 300%.
Mentors’ Advice For Paid Members
Paid Members will receive valuable advice from entrepreneurial mentors on key areas that are integral to the success of startups. Below is a small sample of the numerous “How to” subjects provided to the paid members:
Form a strong executive team with the critical qualifications for funding and growth.
Develop an Equity Allocation Plan that allows for future growth and the attraction of senior, talented employees.
Generate financial projections of revenues & profits that are realistic by utilizing the “investor preferred bottoms up” method.
Generate accomplishments which give you “traction” for credibility and investors’ interest.
Determine how much money to raise, at what point in time, and from which types of investors.
Develop an effective pitch deck with all the right information that will attract investors’ interest.
Learn little-known “Alternate Funding” methods.
Develop Go-To-Market strategies.
Develop and execute the right sales strategies, channels, and incentives.
Free Samples Of Common Startup Problems – Solutions
To see some examples of our Mentors’ views on Startup Issues and Solutions click on the subject links below: