‘This Week in Startups‘ (TWiST) with Jason Calacanis is an influential podcast that is downloaded over 200,000 times a week and reaches many of the most prominent investors and entrepreneurs in the world.Thousandseeds are looking for 10 startups with the following qualifications to participate in the event:
- Pre-round A financing (angel round financing is great)
- Website/product which can be showcased live on the show
- Preference towards internet companies (consumer or b2b)
- International focus
The 10 chosen startups will give a 3 minute pitch to a panel of judges who will select the top 3 to pitch again the same night live on TWiST. The initial pitch may be up to 3 minutes and you may use PowerPoint or Keynote. However, you would have to come prepared with a 1 minute elevator pitch as the final ‘live’ pitch will be a 1 minute elevator pitch to Jason & Tyler.
More information here; http://www.thousandseeds.com/2012/07/20/twist-ireland-this-week-in-startups/