Business Plan (Elevator Pitch) Template

An elevator pitch is a short business plan used to quickly and simply define a business concept and the plan proposition. The “elevator pitch” reflects the notion that it should be possible to deliver the business plan to the potential investor in the time span of an elevator ride, or approximately thirty seconds to two minutes.


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Angel Investment Network’s Weekly Twitter Roundup

Angel Investment News:  

  • Angel Investment Network’s Weekly Funding Roundup. Some of the recent seed-stage and angel deals from around the world: https://ow.ly/8R3sW
  • Twitter co-founder Biz Stone has emerged as one of the investors who are backing Irish software start-up Intercom: https://ow.ly/8IV2w
  • Twitter investor Spark Capital promotes Mo Koyfman to General Partner: https://ow.ly/8JGBP
  • Venture capital poured into Utah in 2011: https://ow.ly/8JGyv
  • A Guide to the Singapore Angel Investors Tax Deduction Scheme: https://ow.ly/8ITd8

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Angel Investment Network’s Weekly Funding Roundup

Here’s a roundup of some of the recent seed-stage and angel deals from around the world:  

  • Next-gen mobile publishing company 955 Dreams raises a $3.25m seed round from 500Startups, m8 Capital, Kapor Capital, Felicis and CrunchFund
  • Drchrono, a startup that simplifies doctors’ lives by bringing electronic health records and more to the iPad, raises $2.8 million funding
  • Gimmie, a start up that provides a game developer platform for increasing in-app purchases, has raised $200k in seed funding
  • Intercom, a customer relationship management-focused startup, raises $1 million from a bevy of Silicon Valley’s trendiest angel investors
  • Murfie, an online marketplace that rips and sells the downloads of used music CD’s, has closed a funding round of $1.4 million
  • Visual Revenue, the market leader in predictive analytics for online publishers, has secured $1.7M in funding led by IA Ventures & Softbank
  • Promethean Power Systems, a start-up developing solar-powered refrigerators for India, has raised angel funding from the Quercus Trust
  • Bactest, developer of a bacterial respirometer to measure biological activity and contamination in liquid, has closed a £900k funding round
  • Conceptboard, a virtual whiteboard startup, have raised “a 6-figure funding round” led by Germany’s HighTech Gründerfonds and Seedfonds BW
  • VC firm Indian Angel Network invests Rs.3.25 crore in Peel-Works, a sales manpower transformation & business process outsourcing (BPO) firm
  • Industrial inspection instrumentation company Phase Vision has closed a £1.5m funding round led by Qi3 Accelerator and Octopus Investments
  • GetHired has raised $1.75 million in seed funding from a host of angel investors to launch its video-centric recruiting platform & job board
  • Choremonster, a web-based service and mobile app that allows parents and children to interact to complete chores, raises $350k seed funding
  • Brahman Industries LLC, who’s developing an innovative tsunami & flood shelter system, lands $125,000 seed funding from Estabrook Ventures
  • Pygg, which enables one-to-one payments via Twitter and email, has raised $600,000 from a host of angel investors
  • Rock The Post, a platform that seeks to meld social networking and crowdfunding, has raised $700k in seed funding

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