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­čľą´ŞĆIntroduction to Pitch Decks (WBC 6/17/24)

June 17 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm


Are you a small business owner eager to secure funding, attract investors, or win over potential partners? Join us for an engaging workshop designed to demystify the art of pitch deck creation and empower you to present your business with confidence and clarity.

In today’s competitive business landscape, the ability to effectively communicate your vision, value proposition, and growth potential is essential for success. Gain a solid understanding of what a pitch deck is and why it’s a critical tool for small business owners. Learn about the key components of a compelling pitch deck, including the problem statement, solution, market opportunity, business model, traction, team, and financial projections. DonÔÇÖt miss this opportunity to elevate your business presentation skills and unlock new opportunities for growth. Register now to secure your spot!

Facilitator: Gwendolyn Wright.

Gwendolyn Wright is the Managing Consultant of The Wright Consultants. Her mission is to start and grow businesses, increase entrepreneursÔÇÖ access to capital, and improve their financial acumen. She has extensive experience, in e-commerce, retail, and wholesale to manufacturing and distribution, consulting, and coaching small and medium size businesses for over twenty years. She has earned a reputation for having a contemporary management style, combining finance, marketing, and project management skills with entrepreneurial vision and discernment. She works well with companies in various stages of development from start-up to planned growth. She is excellent at creating sales and business development strategies. Sweet spots of focus include the food industry (restaurants and cafes, specialty retailers, and small craft foods and beverages) and the fashion industry (designers and tech, apparel, and accessories- especially jewelry). Clients are located nationwide from San Francisco to New York City. International projects include Italy, Cambodia, and Australia. Continuous market research and trend analysis have taken her around the globe to London, Hong Kong, Beijing, Panama, Johannesburg, Accra, Paris, and Tokyo. She was awarded the Small Business Finance Advocate of the Year Award by the Small Business Administration and participated in a congressional trade mission to South Africa and Ghana with Congresswoman Barbara Lee. Education includes Bachelor of Arts, Antioch College, Yellow Springs, Ohio, Graduate study, Business Administration, Golden Gate University, San Francisco, Commercial Lending Graduate School, Corporate Banking Division, University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma. She is one of the best small business consultants and coaches in the industry!


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Renaissance WBC is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. All opinions, conclusions, or recommendations expressed are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the SBA. All SBA programs or cosponsored programs are extended to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made, if requested, at least 2 weeks in advance. Contact: Isla, Isla@rencenter.org, (415) 348-6227.


June 17
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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Isla Covarrubias
(415) 348-6227