Data Visualization Strategies for Effective Storytelling for Pitch Decks and Presentation

Join us to learn about chart types and features to effectively communicate important information. We’ll discuss templates and approaches to blending narrative with data insights, and we’ll share guidance on color and shape selection with additional data visualization principles. Juan Sebastian Vasquez is a data practitioner currently working with a digital media company focused on […]

Let’s Talk Money: How to Level Up Your Financial Pitch

Online

​Join the PledgeLA, Grid110 and Plug In South LA teams to learn more about what investors are looking for when it comes to early-stage business finances, and how to pitch your company when you’re pre-revenue or building traction. We’re excited to invite Kameale Terry, Founder of ChargerHelp!, who will lead a discussion on how to level up […]

Pitch Practice

Thurs, April  21, 2022 4:00 PM PST Online Join fellow founders for a collaborative session where you will practice your pitch, get feedback, network and level up. Register Now ← View All Events  

Office Hours Session

Wed, April  27, 2022 12:00 PM PST Online Office Hours are virtual one-on-one meetings where founders connect with industry experts. Sign up for Office Hours to build your venture, fine tune your brand, expand your professional network, and learn the ins and outs of startup funding. Register Now ← View All Events  

Growth Bound Careers in Tech

This conversation looks at ways to start your career in a high growth tech startup and how to manage your career in tech at higher levels. We'll dive into future job opportunities and how to navigate the Web 3.0 space. Our special guests, Justin Washington (Product Manager at Apple), Justin Samuels (Senior Software Engineer and […]

Building Your Dream Team

Building your team is one of the most important first steps to building your company. During this Power Huddle, Aaron Samuels, co-founder of Blavity Inc., shows us how to assemble your ideal team of co-founders and contributors. Join us live on Zoom and come with your questions! REGISTER NOW. (This event is free for Plug In Members. Join […]

Put the Action in Traction: How to Build Upon Your Business Ideas

Plug In South L.A  presents, " Put the Action in Traction". In this huddle, you will learn how to grow your traction plan from the idea stage to a scalable business. You’ll also learn how to build upon key core metrics for your business. This event will take place virtually on August 8th and will […]

How to Overcome Impostor Syndrome & Maintain Mental Health as a Founder

Founders, it’s time to tackle the topic of mental health. In this session, we will explore tools and strategies for dealing with and overcoming anxiety, stress, and chronic self-doubt. Plug in South LA mission is to empower, support, and promote the next generation of Black and Latinx founders and entrepreneurs. Become a member of our […]

Pitch Practice: October 2022

Our Pitch Practice Program gives Founders an opportunity to pitch their ideas and businesses and get feedback from Plug In’s growing community of entrepreneurs, tech pros, venture capitalists, and angel investors.  Apply to Present: Apply to present here. Workshop your ideas with diverse industry experts and disruptors from the tech community Showcase your idea and […]

Urban Tech Connect 2022

Nate Holden Performing Arts Center 4718 W Washington Blvd, Los Angeles, CA

UTC 2022: Metamorphosis is a conference on the adaptations needed in the tech industry and thereby, the businesses and people within it. What is your capacity for big, meaningful change? Whether you’re fundraising, looking for a job, hiring, or looking to level up in general, the Black and Latinx community has so much to offer […]

Pitch Practice: December 2022

Our Pitch Practice Program gives Founders an opportunity to pitch their ideas and businesses and get feedback from Plug In’s growing community of entrepreneurs, tech pros, venture capitalists, and angel investors.  Apply to Present: Apply to present here. Workshop your ideas with diverse industry experts and disruptors from the tech community Showcase your idea and […]