Pitch Deck Teardown

Pitch Deck Teardown: WayRay’s $80M Series C deck

WayRay's deck consists of a whopping 75 slides — around 50 more than I would typically recommend — and it's clear that the founders took a different tack than what we're used to seeing these days.

Pitch Deck Teardown: Ergeon’s $40M Series B deck

Ergeon, the fence-building startup founded by a licensed contractor and the co-founder of Upwork, shared the pitch deck it used to raise a $40 million Series B.

Pitch Deck Teardown: Lunchbox’s $50 million Series B deck

Lunchbox raised its $50 million Series B with a very tight, 15-slide deck, which the company kindly shared with us. The deck is unabridged, which makes it a particularly amazing deck to learn from.

Pitch Deck Teardown: Encore’s $3M seed deck

For this week's Pitch Deck Teardown, we take a look at the $3 million seed round raised by developer tool startup Encore.

Pitch Deck Teardown: BoxedUp’s $2.3M seed round pitch deck

Today, we're taking a close look at the pitch deck that helped BoxedUp founder David Boone raise the company's first round of institutional capital.

TechCrunch+ roundup: Find your valuation, international visas, hiring for growth

If your face doesn't appear on the team slide in your company's pitch deck, this would be a good time to cancel your upcoming vacation. And maybe one of your subscription boxes.

Pitch Deck Teardown: Dutch’s $20M Series A deck

This is the pitch deck tele-veterinarian company Dutch used to raise its $20 million Series A.

Pitch Deck Teardown: Momentum’s $5M seed pitch deck

Last year, Momentum closed a lead investor for its seed round without even creating a pitch deck. Once a lead was secured, it created a deck to fill out the round, which it shared with us.

We want your pitch decks for our Pitch Deck Teardowns!

We want to share your pitch deck with our readers, highlighting things that are awesome, making suggestions for improvements and celebrating the fun, innovative, and surprising things that we find.

Pitch Deck Teardown: Minut’s $15M Series B pitch deck

Minut, which built a privacy-forward hardware solution that helps Airbnb hosts "keep an eye" on their properties without trampling over guests' privacy, recently raised a $14 million Series B.

VC Lotti Siniscalco shares dos and don’ts in the Pitch Deck Teardown at TC Early Stage

Perfect pitch, a singer’s ability to produce any given musical note without a reference tone, is a rare phenomenon — only 1-5 people out of every 10,000 have it. While your odds of creating a perf

TechCrunch+ roundup: 5 pitch deck slides to fix, initial viable product, MLOps acceleration

This is a fantastic time to found a startup, but unless you plan to bootstrap it, you will still need to go through the laborious exercise of crafting a pitch deck.

5 critical pitch deck slides most founders get wrong

A pitch deck needs to achieve two things: tell your company story and convince the investor that they can make money with your idea.

Getting the details right in your pitch deck

This year's Pitch Deck Teardown at TechCrunch Disrupt was full of invaluable advice from an exceptional VC panel about how to capture investors' attention.

Submit your pitch deck now for live feedback at TechCrunch Disrupt 2021 next week (Update: Closed)

The art of pitching is perhaps the most important art that a founder learns on their journey to unicorn status and beyond. And like any art, it helps to get some critical feedback along the way from t

Get feedback on your pitch deck from tech leaders on Extra Crunch Live

The importance of the pitch deck can’t be underestimated. It is often the first point of contact between a company and venture investors… but how investors consume a pitch deck (and what they

Get live feedback on your pitch deck from tech leaders on Extra Crunch Live

Extra Crunch Live, the members-only event series that features tech leaders waxing poetic on how to perfect the pitch deck (and more!) has gotten off to a strong start in 2021. Thus far, we’ve s

Get live feedback on your pitch deck from big-name VCs on Extra Crunch Live

Your startup’s pitch deck could be the difference between getting funded or getting ignored. It’s often the first point of contact between a company and venture investors, but it’s a

Submit your pitch deck to Disrupt 2020’s Pitch Deck Teardown

Disrupt 2020 is a few weeks away and we’re looking for founders to submit their pitch decks. In the Pitch Deck Teardown, top venture capitalists and entrepreneurs will evaluate and suggest fixes

Submit your pitch deck to Disrupt 2020’s Pitch Deck Teardown

We’re excited to announce a new event at Disrupt 2020. Called Pitch Deck Teardown, top venture capitalists and entrepreneurs will evaluate and suggest fixes for Disrupt 2020 attendees’ pit