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Tuesday, September 26, 2017 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

The Blackstone LaunchPad proudly presents Stacking Your Deck: a 4-part Pitch Prep Series. This workshop series is designed for any UCF student interested in perfecting their pitching skills. It is a great opportunity for aspiring pitchers to work on clearly speaking their brand, nailing their value proposition, building their pitch deck, and practicing in a live atmosphere with a panel of volunteer expert judges. Whether you are going to pitch at the UCF Social Venture Competition, the JOUST or community pitch events like 1 Million Cups and VenturePitch, this series will help you know just the right way to present your idea!

Branding and Storytelling with Roy Reid 

Roy Reid is a leading authority on public relations and marketing with extensive experience in healthcare. He works with business leaders and organizations as a counselor, strategist, and coach to grow, maintain, and protect their interests. He is the Executive Director of Communications for Adventist Health System. Prior to that he worked for the University of Central Florida College of Business, was formally a partner with Consensus Communications, and served as Director of Corporate Communications at Florida Hospital.

Roy is a sought after speaker on numerous business topics including trust, issues management, crisis communications, ethics, change, and other related topics such as branding and storytelling. Roy will share his expertise on stacking your pitch by delivering your business idea in a way that capitativates your audience. 


Business Administration I: 135 *

*This event occurs on multiple dates/times. This event takes place at this location on this date.

Event runs on multiple dates (select event date for details)

Date Location
September 26, 2017, 1 p.m. Business Administration I: 135
October 10, 2017, 1 p.m. Business Administration I: 135
October 24, 2017, 1 p.m. Business Administration I: 135
November 9, 2017, 1 p.m. Student Union: The Blackstone LaunchPad



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