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SocialVoter presentation for VenCorps/Mashable Startup Showdown.

SocialVoter presentation for VenCorps/Mashable Startup Showdown.

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  • 1.  
  • 2. SocialVoter
      • Project of passion
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      • Delaware series, LLC - April 2008
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      • Operate in Washington, DC and WNY
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      • JV - Noobis and The Keelen Group
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      • Generate excitement from 2008 campaign
  • 3. Problem
    • Few centralized sites for information on social and political issues, which include forums for action.
      • Big Media (ABC, CNN, NYTimes)‏
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      • Blogs (Huffington Post, Daily Kos, Politico)‏
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      • Government sites (House.gov, Senate.gov)‏
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      • Organizational sites (VoteSmart.org)
  • 4. Solution
      • Best-in-breed content and service aggregation
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      • One stop shop for information on social and political issues, dialog and interaction
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      • Personalized member experiences
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      • SocialVoter-branded widgets and apps
  • 5. Business Model
      • Aggregate services that politicos already paying for, both online and offline
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      • Subscriptions, polls, outreach campaigns, transaction fees, sponsorships, advertising
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      • Capitalize on the growth of politics online
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      • Federal, State and Local engagement
  • 6. Marketing
    • Cross-platform, active media campaign
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      • Precision targeting in online marketing
      • Awareness through web 2.0 sites like Twitter
      • Engagement of politicos and their supporters
      • Strategic public relations
  • 7. Competition
      • MySpace, FaceBook are broadly focused
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      • MyPoliticalWorld, Freedom Speaks cater to specific demographics or features
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      • HuffingtonPost, RealClearPolitics dedicated to particular view or method of delivery
      • House.gov and Senate.gov are limited to hard, factual data with limited interactions
  • 8. Team
    • Comprised of seasoned political and IT executives:
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      • Public affairs and government relations
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      • Political consulting and fund-raising
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      • Financial leadership w/start-up experience
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      • Senior management in business operations, IT, training, sales and marketing
  • 9. State of the Union
      • Full-time resources have invested time/money to development and operations
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      • Early adopters identified; initial revenues expected in September/October
      • Unfunded beta version has been launched; enhancements made weekly
  • 10. Closing
      • Seeking $1m for development, staffing and marketing requirements
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      • Generate positive EBITDA by 2010
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      • Inquiries:  investors@socialvoter.com
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    • Thank you for your interest in SocialVoter!