RT Web Page DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 798256345 LA Closed-captioned. UL http://digital.films.com/PortalViewVideo.aspx?xtid=48369 T1 TEDTalks David S. Rose, 10 things to know before you pitch a VC for money A1 TED (Organization), Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm), Films Media Group., Films on Demand., PB Films Media Group PP New York, NY YR 2008 AB "The Pitch Coach" David S. Rose is an expert on the business pitch. As an entrepreneur, he has raised millions for his own companies, and, as an investor, he has funded millions more. He's been a mentor to hundreds of startup hopefuls (sometimes even a funder) and his rapid-fire seminars on pitching to venture capitalists are sought-after and celebrated. Described as a "world-conquering entrepreneur," by BusinessWeek, Rose's mission is to give future movers-and-shakers support and encouragement under Rose Tech Ventures. Rose leads a rapid-fire discussion in this empowering TEDTalk, giving viewers an understanding of the 10 things they need to know and prove to a venture capitalist before firing up a slideshow.