STARTUP VIRGINIA EVENTS

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As the go-to resource for entrepreneurs in Central Virginia, we organize and host special events for our members and the community. By creating experiences that provide opportunities for interaction with other industry professionals, we know great things can happen.

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SVA Backstage Pass

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CVA Angels Pitch Events

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Breakfast Club

(members only)

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Startup Virginia Socials

(members only)

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SVA Backstage Pass

SVA Backstage Pass is designed to help educate, inspire, and connect anyone interested in growing Richmond’s entrepreneurial ecosystem. Each month, an engaging entrepreneur shares their story on what worked, what didn’t, and what they’ll do differently next time.

Past speakers include:

When:
Quarterly

Cost:
Startup Virginia Members - Free
Community Guests - $25

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CVA Angels Pitch Events

One of the best ways to grow our ecosystem is by investing in high-growth startups. We regularly host pitch events featuring 2-3 startups at varying stages of growth. Through these events, accredited investors provide valuable feedback to startups, and we are able to directly connect startups with potential investors.

When: 
Monthly

Invitation List:
CVA Angel Investors and Friends

Sample Agenda:
11:30 - 12 p.m. - Meet and Mingle (Lunch Provided)
12:00 - 1:00 - Startup Pitches
1:00 - 1:15 - Investor Discussion

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Breakfast Club

This monthly meetup encourages members to meet and share ideas and experiences while enjoying breakfast.

Perks:
Breakfast and coffee provided

Cost:
Startup Virginia Members - Free

*This event is for Startup Virginia members only.

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Startup Virginia Socials

A monthly mixer welcoming our members and mentors to an evening of connection and conversation over drinks on the rooftop.

When: 
First Thursday of every month

Perks:
Light snacks and drinks provided by Startup Virginia

Cost:
Startup Virginia Members - Free

*This event is for Startup Virginia members only.