Pitchwerks #114 – Katie Grimm | Venture for America

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Sports teams spend a lot of time and money on their annual drafts, trying to get their hands on top talent at rookie prices.  It’s exciting. Done well, it can literally change the trajectory of your team forever. This week’s guest is Katie Grimm, Pittsburgh director of Venture for America, and VfA brings that kind of excitement to the startup scene by making similarly promising talent available to entrepreneurial ventures.  In this episode, Scot MacTaggart talks to Katie about the sports draft analogy as a way to simplify the pitch and clarify the value that Venture for America brings to the 14 cities it supports.

Check out this episode!