Poornima Vijayashanker

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Poornima Vijayashanker

Poornima Vijayashanker is an entrepreneur-in-residence at 500 Startups, where she advises companies on product, marketing, technical recruiting, and fundraising. She is also the founder of Femgineer.

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June 23, 2015
June 23, 2015

500 NYC ROAD SHOW – Summer 2015

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xg1Mw0ySdP8 Join our 500 Startups NYC tour! We’re back on the road and want to meet YOU. Come meet members from our investment team and learn more about building your startup. We want to meet some of the world’s ...
June 05, 2015
June 05, 2015

How to Close Investors: Stop Pitching and Start Growing Revenue

By Tanya Soman and Poornima Vijayashanker In our previous post we talked about the 3 elements every demo day pitch must have, and the biggest takeaway was to show traction: lead with real success indicators like monthly revenue and revenue grow...

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