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I’m trying to raise seed funding for my startup. 1M raise. Bootstrapped to date. We have market traction and revenue We don’t have any contacts/connections in the VC world. Any suggestions on how to connect with VCs? Cold emailing hasn’t really worked for us.

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Sounds like a question that would be great to have a video call about. Try posting it on trueguru.io. Tons of founders on there with some good tips I’m sure!

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Could you do a family and friends round with convertible notes or safes?

Go to events, network. Meet people that know people.

Agree - I do VC (not your type of thing though) and you have to hustle to fundraise and get warm connections, however you need to.

What industry?

Fintech

Hire a board me be who has VC experience

What’s the best way to hire a board member?

There’s gotta be a startup out there that connects vcs to startups

Ive looked..nothing is that great

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