After my first pitch practice class ended, a gentleman handed me his business card. Little did I know that this gesture would eventually lead to a second meeting with an angel investor. I usually collect cards and try to remember to connect with everyone I meet by email or social media. As a matter of fact, that day I met two young entrepreneurs launching a cool app The Corda– the last business card you’ll ever need. They sent a beta test version to my iPhone. The founder sent his contact information and his info seamlessly populated to my iPhone including his photograph.
A few days later while inspecting my business cards, I noticed one of the cards appeared to be a venture capital firm. Oh yeah! That’s the gentleman who handed me the card after pitch class. I sent him an email on September 29th and received no response. (more…)