If you are a startup looking for investment or to boost your sales, you are looking at your problem solver, a guy who will go to war with you. And win. I have worked with 50+ startups helping to raise around $25M from Angels, Seed Funds and VCs by writing business plans, setting up investment strategies, preparing pitch decks for fund-raising and coaching entrepreneurs for their real-life pitches for demanding audiences. Areas of expertise: - Raising money at the pre-seed, seed, Series A and Series B levels - High-quality Presentation Design and Creation - Effective (Sales) Pitch Delivery - Presentation and public speaking - Market Research and Value Proposition - Business Consulting (Start-ups, "Go-to" strategies etc.) - Partner/Investor Pitchdeck design and consulting - Market Research - Market Assessment - Press Communication and Strategy - Profitability strategy to validate assumptions and fuel motivation - Brand Design, Assessment, Creation and Maintenance I have been actively engaged with startup communities across Europe and in SF Bay Area. Had successfully delivered funding (from pre-seed to Series B) for many startups, also assisted several in getting accepted into a top-trier startup accelerators in EMEA Region. I've added value in these areas: - eCommerce - Fashion & Desing - Technology - Gaming & eSports - Online Gambling - SaaS (Software as a Service) I always commit myself to task at hand. Just provide me with an idea of your goals, give any specific requirements and I'll be sure to turn your ideas into a reality. I guarantee, that after 15 minutes skype call, you'll already have learned something valuable and helpful with your business. Isn't that worth a call?
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I usually reply within a day of getting a message - sometimes withing a few hours. I can craft a meaningful, clean, professional looking website for you (I deal primarily in the Squarespace platform). I do social media. I also do design work. Some examples: -Power Point & Presentations -Facebook images, copy and posts -Twitter engagement and audience growth -Instagram I respect your time and I work hard. Say Hello :) Cody
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A strong business leader, I have 15 years of senior management experience with several Fortune 500 companies. In addition, I am a top performer and contractor for oDesk Enterprise Solutions and a recipient of the oDesk Top 10% Award. My expertise includes: -Business strategy/pitch decks -Business plans & proposals -Financial Forecasts, Analysis, Business Valuations -Marketing Strategy and Plans -Project Management & Six Sigma My objective is to build a consulting practice and deliver to you, the client, the best knowledge, expertise and results that our team has to offer. I am energetic, dedicated and will deliver 100% to each and every project. I look forward to the opportunity to work with you, sharing my expertise and making us both a success! Skills Summary: Business Strategy/Business Plans; Start-up consulting, Business Plans, Investor plans, Pitch decks, Market Research, Executive and Investor presentations Finance; Financial Budgeting and Forecasting, Business Plan Development and Financial Analysis, Margin, Income Statement & Balance Sheet Management, Month End Closing, Analytical Expertise, Audit and Internal Control, Marketing; Online Channel Management, Strategic Planning, Brand Development, Mass Media Strategy and Execution, Management of Direct Marketing and Telemarketing Channels, New Product Development, Market and Consumer Research, Retail Marketing, Marketing and Statistical Analysis Project Management: Recruitment, Business Process Development and Facilitation, Vendor Management, Team Management, Lean Six Sigma, Senior Project Management
I am part of a two-person team that lives for designing logos, branding materials, websites, infographics, presentations, and all sorts of graphics for a diversity of clients. What makes me unique is the insight I've gained from being an entrepreneur myself. I think I approach branding and the visual side of business with a different perspective than most designers. I am very detail and deadline-oriented, and I make sure to my clients can rely on me. I have a particular affinity for startup clients. I know what it takes to start a business (as I said, the fire of entrepreneurship burns bright in my heart) and I can definitely help you figure things out. Feel free to contact me if you'd like to see my full resume and online portfolio.
6 years of executive management experiences leading marketing, sales, brand management and customer support organizations domestically and internationally in a variety of entertainment and social media companies. In-depth industry experience in music, mobile, social media integration and platform development. Excellent leadership, communication, business modeling, fund raising and team building. Proven track record in both corporate and entrepreneurial environments. Most recently worked with venture startups Exxalt and Devshop.info developing marketing strategies, social media collateral, creating video and powerpoint projects, guiding strategic planning and overall brand vision.
Hello, I have a Master's Degree in Industrial & Organizational Psychology and I am a PHR certified professional who is avidly looking for more projects, part time, and/or full time work. I have experience in cradle to grave recruitment and performance management, communication system overhauls, change management, training design & evaluation, on-boarding, performance appraisal, appreciative inquiry, strategic objective setting, and more. I am capable of doing projects of all sizes and have worked with corporations, educational institutions, and small businesses. I can also do workshops and professional coaching sessions. Finally, I have created corporate wellness programs for 7 companies ranging from weight loss challenges to presentations and fitness classes. I hold my BA from Northwestern University and a Graduate Diploma from Cambridge University (International Business). I am a Yoga Alliance Expert Yoga Teacher and a NASM Personal Trainer. I am eager, excited, punctual, and efficient. I can happily provide references and testimonies to my work. I look forward to working with you and your organization! Thank you, Christy
I'm a very skilled Generalist that has a focus in UX and product development. I've lived and breathed the start-up life style and understand what hard work is. I've been leading a tech and product development team of twenty for over two years. I'm currently succeeding with an amazing company and product, but am looking to broaden my skill set. I can bring valuable skills to you and your team to jump start your project. On the product side I can take your idea and make them into a UX masterpiece or I can take your existing mockups and make them interactive using proto.io. I've put in over 700 hours into Proto.io and have honed my skills. I can take your ideas and make them come to life so you can fully interact with them. Team Management (20+ team members) Lean Startup Methodology Behavior Design Social UX Expert Growth Hacking (Virality) User Testing Project Management User Experience Design (UX) User Interface Design (UI) Mobile UI/UX (iOS & Android) Proto.io Fluid UI Invisionapp Flinto.com Browser Stack Adobe Photoshop Adobe Illustrator Github c9.io Google Apps Amazon AWS Slack Trello Asana Basecamp Pivotal Tracker Echosign Docusign Legal Filings to start a business/startup
Hi, I'm a SaaS Relationship Manager and my ambition is to provide partners with the right people skills and technology expertise to deliver complex solutions for their business goals. Here I'm with a team of about 200 experience Mobile and Web developers. We attract projects to maintain and expand the reputation cause building is our only competence and passion.
Expertise in Business Plans, Marketing Plans, Strategic Plans, Pitch Decks, Feasibility Studies, Competitive Analysis. As a consultant, I have been working with companies ranging from start-ups to successfully running corporations. Working in the field of Marketing and Business Consulting since 2007. Ranked among the top 10% professionals in oDesk in 3 different categories - Business Strategy, Business Plans and Marketing Methods & Techniques. Obtained BBA from the top business school of the country. Received the prestigious "Order of Merit" award from MAAWW (Marketing Agencies Association World Wide) during college days. Joined British American Tobacco in the Marketing department just after graduation. Played instrumental roles for the key brands to grow up to 112% within a year with direct supervision and control, for which multiple awards were received. Has been a serial entrepreneur since 2012. Services provided are in the fields of - - Marketing consultancy - Start-up consultancy - Business strategies - Trade marketing consultancy - Market research - Distribution developments - Online research - Business development strategies - Branding strategies - Communications - Business presentations
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Recognized by oDesk CEO Gary Swart on August 5, 2013: ~> Ranked as Top 1% Expert Provider ➤ Top 1% Provider: 5-Star Client Feedback, Top 2% - 6% Test Scores, 2+ Decades, Proven Results ➤ *** Exclusive annual awards from Motorola. *** Client roster includes worldwide Brands, such as: ABN AMRO, American Red Cross, Canon, Fisher Investments, Genentech, Hyatt, KonicaMinolta, Marriott, Novartis, P & G, Pfizer, Siemens, Sears, Xerox. Having ❶ dealt with﹥1/3 of the Fortune 500, ➋ built a new Business Unit for a multinational & globally recognized operation, ➌ earned an MBA, and ➍ consulted in Business Development with companies of all types, sizes, and industries...this experience becomes your asset through: > Bottom-Line improvements, > effective Growth Initiatives, > formalized Business Plans, > Forecasts & Budgets, > maximizing Sales & Marketing efforts, > Operational streamlining, > replicable Systems & Processes, > assessing Legacy Practices, > managing Turn-Arounds, > identifying & securing Strategic Alliances. < BP samples available upon request. Full portfolio cannot be posted publicly. >