Million Pound Menu – Meet the Investor Supper Series: Fundraising with Horseplay Ventures and Nick Telson

From 7pm, Thursday 27th January

 

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT

January sees the return of our Million Pound Menu: Meet the Investor Supper Series.

Our aim is to connect and facilitate conversation. Join us for the next in our supper series where we re-engage with members, gain insights on current trends and hear from our host investor within the intimate settings of the Portman Room.

Fo the first in the series of 2022 we are joined by Horseplay Ventures and Nick Telson

Nick Telson is  the co-founder of Horseplay Ventures, a seed and early-stage investment arm and Startup Studio and Pitch Deck podcast, a top 10 global business podcast where founders pitch for investment. Previously from 2010 to 2020  Nick was the co-founder of  SaaS and media business, DesignMyNight which he took to exit in 2020, 5 years after receiving angel funding.

Nick Telson is  the co-founder of Horseplay Ventures, a seed and early-stage investment arm and Startup Studio and Pitch Deck podcast, a top 10 global business podcast where founders pitch for investment. Previously from 2010 to 2020  Nick was the co-founder of  SaaS and media business, DesignMyNight which he took to exit in 2020, 5 years after receiving angel funding.

Nick, also a startup mentor at Virgin Startup and London & Partners, will be sharing his  advice and  experience in generating investment.

Nick will be joined by his first angel investment Sam Rason Founder Viva City, helping businesses utilise WeChat mini programs to increase direct sales opportunity and improve customer experience for Chinese customers.

This supper series provides ample opportunity to network, hear from esteemed speakers whilst bringing together the entrepreneurs and investors within the Home Grown Community

The evening will unfold as follows:

7.00 – 7.45pm Arrival and champagne  reception – Introductions and  welcome from Joost de Kruiff, Home Grown General Manager

7.45pm  Starter served

8.15pm Presentation / conversation around funding, what Nick looks out for in a winning pitch deck, how to get noticed by an investor

8.45pm  Main served

9:15pm Presentation continued and hear from an entrepreneur (TBC) that Horseplay Ventures has invested in. Q&A

9:45pm Dessert served

10.15pm Coffee served in the Unicorn Bar

Max 3 tickets per member

Join us in house for champagne reception upon arrival and wine to accompany your three course dinner (sample menu) £85 per person

Tickets are strictly limited to ensure a valuable conversation and  are non refundable if cancelled within 72 hours of the event.

Book now (Members)