Princeton Alumni Angels NYC Fall Pitch Night

Wed, Oct 17, 2018, 5:30 pm to 9:45 pm
Yext, 1 Madison Avenue, 5th Floor, New York NY

Come and meet our Angels and the entrepreneurs chosen to pitch at our Fall 2018 NYC Pitch Night.

*** Sponsored by Chaac Ventures and Fitz Gate Ventures ***

The Princeton Alumni Angels of Greater New York (PAAGNY) and the Princeton Association of New York City (PANYC) invite you to our Fall 2018 NYC Pitch Night, where accredited investors will have the opportunity to meet the companies, who will present information about their business and takes questions from the audience.

The presenting companies, representing a wide variety of industries and sectors, have been selected by a panel of almost 40 PAAGNY volunteers after screening of submitted pitch decks and video calls with our shortlisted companies.

This event is open to investors, presenting companies and a limited number of volunteers (please e-mail if you are interested in volunteering at the event).

The cost of the event is $40 (plus Eventbrite fees), and includes a networking hour with food and wine, presentations by six exciting start-ups and early stage companies, and a chance to talk to founders and network with fellow investors after the presentations. No refunds possible after October 9th.

RSVPs are required (no walk-ins), as space is limited. RSVP HERE FOR FALL 2018 NYC PITCH NIGHT to sign up now.

Note that all investors attending Pitch Night are REQUIRED by the US SEC to be "Accredited Investors". For more information on the criteria for accredited investors, please refer to the SEC website.

NYC Pitch Night Schedule:

5:30 Networking with Angels and Startups 

6:25 Welcome Remarks

6:30 First Three Startups Pitch

7:30 Angel Review and Discussion

8:00 Next Three Startups Pitch

9:00 Angel Review and Discussion

9:15 Networking with Angels and Startups

Please contact if you have any questions about the event. We hope you will be able to join us on October 17th!

We want to thank our sponsors, Chaac Ventures and Fitz Gate Ventures, for their support for Pitch Night and helping to underwrite some of the costs associated with the evening.

Chaac Ventures is a seed and early stage venture capital fund focused on investing in Princeton's rapidly growing entrepreneurial ecosystem (undergraduates, alums, professors, etc.). Chaac was founded in early 2015 by Luke Armour (P’13), and is often the ‘first-check' investor. To lean more, visit us at, or send an email to

Fitz Gate Ventures, founded by Mark Poag '93 and Jim Cohen '86, invests a majority of its capital in early stage companies where a Princetonian is a founder or member of the senior management team. Through its 200 "Friends of Fitz” advisors (faculty, administrators, trustees, alumni and students) as well as the broader worldwide Princeton alumni network, Fitz Gate leverages the Princeton community to help it discover the best startups and then help its founders obtain customers, capital, etc. Fitz Gate’s portfolio companies have been profiled in the New York Times, CNN, The Wall Street Journal, The Financial Times and have received follow-on funding at premiums from Sequoia, Canaan, Tribeca, Andreessen Horowitz, Citi Ventures, Focus Financial Partners (KKR) and other leading VC firms after Fitz Gate invested. Because of the success of its first fund, Fitz Gate is ahead of plan and already raising its second fund. (

Thank you,
Princeton Alumni Angels of Greater New York


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