A, B, C of funding rounds. From pre-seed to Series C pitch decks

Securing funding is often the pavement to transform innovative ideas into businesses. Yet, the journey from inception to investment is far from uniform. Each stage of a startup’s growth demands a tailored approach to pitching that aligns with the expectations and objectives of investors. From the early stages of seed funding to the peak of an initial public offering (IPO), …

How to build a successful Pitch Deck in 2024

Pitch Deck 101 – The Essentials Understanding the investment landscape in 2023 How does that change the way startups pitch Recommended pitch deck outline for short and medium-sized startups More effective pitch deck tips What next? 1. Pitch Deck 101 – The EssentialsEveryone knows those famous startup pitch decks from Uber, Facebook, TikTok, Buffer, and Sequoia Capital. But what improvements …

Highlight Projects 2022 – a year of challenges, with highs and lows

Our sixth year of Visual Hackers was different from the previous ones. After the intense pandemic years, we didn’t know what to expect. Looking back, approximately 75% of our clients were returning or retainers.    As the economy and tech sectors faced difficulties, we focused on planting seeds for some long-term partnerships, approaching also the Romanian space. Even though we …

Tailor your presentations with Pantone’s 2020 Color: Classic Blue

It’s that time of the year when Pantone releases the color of the year. The start of a new decade gets people excited and 2020 Color of the year makes everybody spread the big news with memes and with all kind of objects turned BLUE. Now, for designers it’s an even bigger deal. It’s not just a color, it’s the …

The Biggest Challenge When Putting Together An Early-Stage Pitch Deck

The Biggest Challenge When Putting Together An Early-Stage Pitch Deck

After working with a considerable number of founders, we got to see quite a few early-stage pitch decks and noticed a recurring issue that can be broken down into many small mistakes or omissions. Some of these small issues can be addressed with good design, while others require a more diligent approach to the business aspects of the content presented. …