Picture Me Coding

How To Swim with Sharks: An Interview with Chris Staszak

December 20, 2023 Erik Aker and Mike Mull Season 1 Episode 19
Picture Me Coding
How To Swim with Sharks: An Interview with Chris Staszak
Show Notes

In this episode Mike and Erik talk to Chris Staszak who works for a startup investor in San Diego. Chris teaches the pair of hosts how to pitch startups to investors and also raises some of the common pitfalls in approaching funders and running a startup. 

In order to test their newfound skills, Erik pitches an AI-powered coffee machine while Mike pitches a solution to the housing crisis involving tents for seniors.

If you've ever wanted to start a tech company and learn how to get some funding, this is the episode for you!