Mike Potter, Founder of Disrupto is holding a class entitled How to Pitch Your Startup to Big Media Companies tonight at the startup incubator General Assembly.
This class will help you identify potential partners, tailor your product strategy, and make the pitch that will land your first, big deal.
Date: Monday, April 11th from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm. Classes meet every Monday at 6:00 pm for 2 more weeks. Price: $10
More Info: http://pitchingmedia.eventbrite.com/
902 Broadway, 4th Floor
New York 10010
The Law Office of Frederic R. Abramson is not affiliated with the above event.
Here is some good news for New York. Businessweek reports that New York City continues to have the most tech jobs in the nation. Unfortunately, due to the recession overall job growth in the sector fell 2 percent, year-over-year. The computer system design and telecommunications services sectors have been hit especially hard.
According to the Manhattan Chamber of Commerce these 3 events are some of several networking events that are taking place next week for under $20 (more are available on the Chamber of Commerce site):
Grand Central Connected Live Event: B2B Networking & Business Growth
Come and enjoy a few hours of networking with appetizers and a cash bar in a spacious venue conveniently located near Grand Central Station. Only $20 per person.
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
729 Third Ave
Pvt Room 1 Flight Up
New York, NY
A Night of Networking for Young Professionals
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
127 4th Avenue
NY 10003, NY
Business to Business Networking Event: Maximize Your Networking Time
Strategic midtown location serving strategic minded professionals seeking networking contacts complimentary to their business.
No price listed
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
825 Third Ave. (E50th)
825 Third Ave., 2nd Floor Conference room
New York, NY
The US Open reaches its peak this weekend with the finals on Sunday. Growing up, Johnny Mac was my favorite tennis player. He grew up only a few towns away from me in Queens and practiced at the Port Washington Tennis Academy, which is only a few blocks from where I currently reside.
It is an absolutely gorgeous day here in New York. I doubt that anyone landing on my blog today is interested in reading up about the law. So I present to you, this profile about John McEnroe from the New York Times Magazine from 2008.