Recently, we talked a bit about how financiers are looking for new techniques to bring mankind back to their offer circulation and sourcing systems, beyond the dull Zoom call. The latest method I’ve seen is PrimeTime VC, a video game show that pits investor against each other to discuss on topics like TikTok to Y Combinator Demonstration Day to Snowflake’s IPO. With ESPN-like graphics, financiers are led through a series of concerns by host Charlie Stephens, who runs his
own live show talking to tech executives. Its punch line? “The program of accredited small talk. “Yes, you read thatright. Here’s the most recent episode: PrimeTime VC introduced its pilot episode on August 17 and is launching episodes every 2 weeks. It is considering weekly&releases in 2021&. In regards to&production, it uses Zoom, After&Results and Last Cut Pro. The show has actually racked in 30,000 views and sponsorships from First Republic Bank, TechDay, and Entre to aid with
production costs. It still has a great deal of space to grow.(Sometimes of publication, the Youtube channel has 63 subscribers, and the Twitter account has 15 fans ). The show came together after Tyler Kelly, creator of Pitch Madness, teamed
up with Leaders Live hosts Charlie Stephens and Nidal Harvey. The trio put together a founder argument competitors online to raise cash for frontline workers. They saw a chance to grow the program. Investors who wish to sign up can send a form. Individuals on the program consist of Nihal Mehta of Eniac VC, Jenny Friedman of Supernode Ventures, Paul Martino of Bullpen Capital, Lo Toney of Plexo Capital, Sydney Thomas of Precursor Ventures and John Frankel of FF VC.” The show is likewise an outlet for VC’s to delicately promote their portfolio companies in a relevant way, but if they go overboard with it, that’s when the point deduction comes into play,”Kelly stated. The real deal sweetener, though, might be what the winner gets: 30 to 45 seconds
of a monologue at the end of the show. “You can’t stop VCs discussing their companies, “Mehta said. That belongs to our job.”The last winner, Bullpen Capital’s Paul Martino used his time to urge startups to develop.”I can’t wait on this to be a big successful thing
like a few of our startups,”Martino said. Down the road, Kelly hopes PrimeTime shows might end up being premium content and partner with a”big streaming network.”Up until then, let the” accredited banter”roll. Article curated by RJ Shara from Source. RJ Shara is a Bay Area Radio Host (Radio Jockey) who talks about the startup ecosystem – entrepreneurs, investments, policies and more on her show The Silicon Dreams. The show streams on Radio Zindagi 1170AM on Mondays from 3.30 PM to 4 PM.