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How to Pitch with John Reale, CEO of Station Houston

September 13 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm


If you can’t explain it to a six-year-old, you don’t understand it yourself.“—Albert Einstein

Serendipitous moments are at the core of countless success stories – the secret to turning a random instance into a lucky break is preparation. Learn how to effectively speak about your business to anyone at anytime with Station cofounder & CEO, John Reale.


Who Should Attend

  • B2B / B2C — Either
  • INDUSTRY — Any
  • BUS. MODEL — Any
  • STAGE — MVP (self-funded or F&F funding, working prototype); Product-Market Fit (pre-seed, seed, series A, V1 product release)
  • BUS. FUNCTION — Fundraising

What You’ll Learn

  • The essential parts of a good elevator pitch
  • How to tell the story of your startup in a clear and convincing way

Interested in practicing your pitch and getting feedback from experts? Check out Open Pitch Practice on Friday, July 21.

About the Speaker – John Reale

JR is passionate about helping others, learning, and entrepreneurship. He’s helped a variety of early-stage companies and founders overcome leadership-, funding-, strategy-, and execution-related challenges resulting from rapid change, lack of sales, and / or not achieving product-market fit. Specifically, he’s have worked with early-stage companies in either operating roles or as an advisor / mentor. JR believes in bringing people together, solving problems and getting things done the right way.

Currently, JR is leading Station Houston in a movement to help transform Houston’s high-tech startup community into a leading hub for tech innovation and entrepreneurship.

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September 13
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm


1301 Fannin St
Suite 2440, Houston, TX 77002
Houston, TX 77002 US
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