E910: Founder.University #StartupTuneup: 9 startups in talent & ride-share marketplaces, insurance fraud detection, anonymous global messaging, high-end home repair, curated digital shopping & more get candid feedback from Jason & Jenny Lefcourt, Freestyle Capital

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Founder.University #Startup Tuneup: 9 startups in talent & ride-share marketplaces, insurance fraud detection, anonymous global messaging, high-end home repair, curated digital shopping & more get candid feedback from Jason & Jenny Lefcourt, Freestyle Capital

Show notes:

0:53 – Jason introduces Jenny Lefcourt from Freestyle Capital and the Founder University pitches episode format.

2:03 – Pitches from Sitora Takaneav from Oncata, Scott Catron from Social Detection, and Pooran Rajanna from WhatElse.

8:41 – Jason thanks sponsor Hello Monday. Find Hello Monday on Apple Podcasts or wherever you listen to podcasts.

10:34 – Jenny and Jason provide feedback to each startup, gives advice on how to improve pitches, and rank the three startups.

23:57 – Jason thanks sponsor DigitalOcean. Sign up at do.co/twist to receive a free $100 credit.

25:58 – Pitches from RaviKiran Gopalan from Acquity AI, Filip Bloch from Hotailors, and Laura Lambert from Brightly.

32:23 – Jason and Jenny provide feedback and give advice to Ravi from Acquity AI on how to improve the pitch.

37:00 – Jason thanks sponsor Pendo. Visit www.pendo.io/TWIST to for two months of Pendo free.

38:59 – Jenny and Jason provide feedback to Filip Bloch from Hotailors and Laura Lambert from Brightly, explain why the term “lifestyle business” is a good thing, and rank the three startups.

1:00:23 – Pitches from Larry Sweeney from Handyman Heroes, Ozan Yerly from Connected2.me, and Tinashe Ruzane from Flexclub.

1:05:50 – Jason and Jenny provide feedback to each startup, gives advice on how to improve pitches, and rank the three startups.

1:30:00 – Jason and Jenny call their number 1 picks from each cohort and rank their top 3.

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