Storytelling for Startups: Applying Lessons from Pixar to your Pitch

June 7, 2022 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am America/Halifax Timezone
Startup Zone
31 Queen Street
Storytelling for Startups: Applying Lessons from Pixar to your Pitch @ Startup Zone


Being able to quickly and powerfully convey your business idea has never been more important. In this highly interactive and dynamic session with Permjot Valia you will learn and be able to practice your networking event pitch, your two-minute presentation and learn how to construct a pitch for an investor.

Using lessons from the best storytellers like Disney and Pixar, this session will be highly relatable and fun. That’s a promise!

Permjot Valia’s Bio:

Permjot Valia has been involved with startups for over 20 years, as an investor, as a board member and as a coach.

He is considered one of the best pitch coaches in the world and teams he has coached have won numerous competitions winning more than $10m. With a background in Economics, Permjot began his career in sales and following his role as the Sales and Marketing Director for Entrepreneurial Services, EY, London, he began working with Startups.

He is now on the board of several companies in the UK and Atlantic Canada and continues to be a very active investor.

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