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How to Build an Investor Pitch Deck with Ronak Sheth, Label Insights Cofounder & Arch Grants EIR

Thursday, April 1 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm • Organized By Venture Cafe St. Louis
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On the 1st week of each month, Arch Grants founders share their insights on how to grow a successful startup.

Ronak Sheth, Label Insights co-founder, and Arch Grants Expert-in-Residence, shares how to build an investor pitch deck – everything from storytelling, what to include, what to avoid, and other tips from seasoned entrepreneurs. There will be time for Q&A on pitch decks, pitching and Ronak will be available to answer questions about the type of support he provides to Arch Grants companies.

At the end of the session, the Arch Grants team will also share how to apply for a $50,000 equity-free grant from the Startup Competition (applications open April 1st). 


Ronak Sheth
After 20+ years working with venture-backed data and technology companies, Ronak is an expert in growing startups, working with VCs and boards, and product & go-to-market strategy. Most recently, as co-founder of Label Insight, Ronak led product and sales, then the company as CEO, for eight years. Ronak currently serves on the Board of Directors for GrocerKey, Ringr, Robert Rothschild Farm, Label Insight, and St. Louis Equity in Entrepreneurship Collective, serves as an Entrepreneur in Residence for Arch Grants and Washington University, and is an Executive Advisor to the CEO of Pricefx.

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