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Lunch&Learn: Workshop Your Business

Wednesday, April 22

When starting a business, there’s usually not a lot of money, but a ton of questions. Wish you could hire a consultant or expert to help you perfect your business without a big paycheck? These Lunch&Learn workshops are perfect for the early stage business owner looking to get specific feedback and advice for their business.

In these hands-on, interactive workshops, learn from professionals how you better your business with feedback that is specific to you. Get help with the formal language of your business plan. Receive real time feedback on your VC pitch, before you’re in front of potential investors. Create a solid marketing statement and brand for your particular product, service, etc. &and more…!*

A ticket to this event grants you access to two back-to-back workshops.

Groups are limited in size, purchase a ticket early to reserve your spot!

Workshop Topics

  • Perfect Your Pitch with Adam Plotkin of ff Venture Capital


*Subject to Change

  • 12:00 - 12:30 p.m. Registration, Networking & Lunch
  • 12:30 - 12:50 p.m. Welcoming Remarks & Brief Overview of Workshop Formats
  • 12:50 - 1:50 p.m. Workshop Selection #1
  • 1:50 - 2:00 p.m. Short Break!
  • 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. Workshop Selection #2 
  • 3:00 - 3:30 p.m. Networking

This event is a part of Philly Tech Week's Business Conference Day. Check out the full list of Business Conference events.



  • Adam Plotkin

    Adam Plotkin

    Adam Plotkin is a Partner at ff Venture Capital. A life-long technology early adopter and enthusiast, Adam spent several years prior to joining ff Venture Capital in business development, advisory and operational roles with a number of startups in New York and Los Angeles.

    Previously, Adam was the first hire at Lake Baldwin Management, a Princeton, New Jersey opportunistic hedge fund, where he was a generalist investor, managing an array of public and private market investments. Adam began his career at Goldman Sachs in the Leveraged Finance Group, where he devoted a substantial portion of his time advising clients in the telecom and insurance industries, and in the Risk Markets Group, where he was involved in the design, structure and marketing of two of the early catastrophe risk-linked bonds.

    Adam holds a Master of Business Administration degree from the Harvard Business School. He also holds Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Applied Sciences, and Bachelor of Science in Economics degrees, cum laude with distinction from the College of Arts and Sciences, the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, and the Wharton School, at the University of Pennsylvania, as a Benjamin Franklin Scholar and a Joseph Wharton Scholar. He grew up in New Jersey, where he operated a Commodore-64 based BBS before Middle School.