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August 22-24 | Three Days of Ideas, Insight & Investors

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by Christina Celuzza in Uncategorized
July 24, 2017

Paul Singh is on a mission. He is criss-crossing America, connecting with startup entrepreneurs from across the nation. He’ll be stopping in cities like Shreveport, Pittsburgh, Tulsa, Winston-Salem, and as of this August, St. Louis.

The veteran entrepreneur and VC investor will be spending several days in the gateway to the west as part of the Results Junkies North America Tech Tour.

Paul, one of the original three partners of 500 Startups, knows more than just a little bit about startups. In the last five years, he’s flown over 500,000 miles circling the globe. A startup founder himself, he’s been on both sides of the table and “has had his fair share of both successful exits and struggles past proof of concept.” That explains his enormous following by founders and investors alike.

St. Louis Pit Stop
Venture Cafe St. Louis is excited to host the Results Junkies on their St. Louis pit stop, providing another powerful way for us to support local startups in our community. The team from Results Junkies will offer support, guidance and get deeply involved in the local scene through a week-long series of events and programs. The visit includes free office hours, tours of local incubators/coworking spaces with local innovators, investor dinners, workshops and pitch sessions.

Event Registration
Check out the awesome events we have planned for the tour and get registered. All events are free and open to the public. However, space is limited, so make sure you reserve your spot(s). Click here for registration.

Office Hours/ Pitch Sessions
Would you like a chance to meet 1:1 with Paul and his team? You can apply for a chance to do just. Click here to apply.

The North American Tech Tour is a unique opportunity for local businesses and corporations to get engaged in a dynamic and tangible way with the startup and investment community emerging in our city. We have several impactful ways your company can be a part of the tour; a variety of sponsorship levels and opportunities are available. If you are interested, email the team at

For those of you who will be looking to schedule office hours with Paul during the Results Junkies visit, we’ve gathered some resources that will give you a leg up in your preparation. Here’s some things we suggest you do before (and after) you apply for office hours.

  • Before you apply: Read Paul’s blog post, “How to Raise Money (from me) in 2017”
    Get straight-talk and advice on ways to stand out when pitching your venture to him. Definitely read this before you apply for office hours!
  • Get Paul’s FREE 11-Day email course
    Paul has heard thousands of pitches and invested in the best of them. Sign-up for this free course and he’ll share the best tips with you.
  • Read Paul’s blog post, “Get to $1,000 First.”
    In this helpful post, Paul share’s the importance for startups of getting to at least $1000/month in revenue before seeking major funding and why it’s your first step to a successful venture.

>> Check Out Paul’s Presentation from Venture Cafe’s 8.24.17 Thursday Gathering <<

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