Learn How to go From Early-Stage to Front Page

PR Workshop with SVB

When: Thursday 10 November, 8:30am - 10am

Where: Galvanize New York - 315 Hudson St, New York, New York

Cost: Free. Breakfast and refreshments are provided.

From announcing Series A funding announcements in TechCrunch and the WSJ to in-depth profile features on CNN, Forbes and Fortune, this exclusive invitation-only workshop for Silicon Valley Bank and Galvanize founders will show you how to put your startup on the map.


Event Overview:

You’ve worked hard to build a great company, and now it’s time to build your credibility as a founder and position your company as an industry leader. You’re raising capital, your competitors are front page on TechCrunch, and you’re trying to attract the best talent and partnerships in the Valley. What do you do?

In the only workshop of its kind in New York City, entrepreneur Julie Billings-Nguyen and media expert Tim McGeever will give you behind-the-scenes access to the inner-workings of a modern startup PR agency. You will learn the formula of how to go from an unknown startup to being in headlines at top-tier publications.

This workshop is most suited to seed stage and Series A founders who are ready to take their company to the next level, and will give you the confidence to jump from early-stage to front page.



Julie Billings-Nguyen is the CEO of Odessa PR, a New York-based PR firm for top millennial founders, mission-driven startups and venture capital firms. Her company has helped launch international startups in the US, introduce founders to influential VCs, attract partnerships with Fortune 500 companies and skyrocket brand positioning in competitive markets.

Tim McGeever is the Director of Creative Strategy at Odessa PR. A writer and brand strategist with over seven years of experience, Tim has managed and directed public relations initiatives at both big PR agencies and established tech startups. Securing coverage in media outlets such as the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, CBS and Fox, Tim is a leading strategist in startup PR.