Like i have as many as 104+ vc's personal email id's and their contact number. But how do i actually take the action? how do i prepare a pitch deck or pitch email so that they at-least want to hear to it or reply me back?
VC's generally have a process whereby they investigate startups, and email is almost never one of them. Email might be a good way to find out what that process is. Keep it very brief, no pitch, but you can provide a link if you want to give a preview. Be thoughtful and considerate of their time.
One recommendation I found worthwhile is to offer them something in return for their consideration which they as a VC might be interested. For example if you've done some research to prove out a certain market (for example Market demand for VR accessories) do an exclusive write-up of your learnings, and ask if they'd be interested in the report for a bit of their time. There is probably verylittle else you can offer as bait in which they might be interested. The keyhere is that you're immediately offering them something you know they'll want (fyi... Your idea isn't what they want).
Remember they're doing you a favor if they pay you any attention.
You send a short deck such as described by Guy Kawasaki. It should take them no more than 3 minutes to flip though. You send the email with 5 bullet points that state the market, team, problem, size of the problem, and solution. No more than 100 words. You state you apologize for coming to them this way.
Do your homework on the VC before you send anything. Make sure the people you are sending it to 1) invest at your stage, 2) invest in your area, 3) invest in your type of business, and 4) do not invest in a company you think is a competitor.
If you get any responses this way, you have hit the 1%. They get 1000s of emails like yours, most never get looked at. They talk to 5 out of 100. They may invest in 10 a year depending on fund size.
They are not the enemy. They are business people who are very busy and risk averse.
Again, do your homework on the space and the VC before you send anything.
Are you going to be pitching an idea or do you have a product/service with some traction and maybe even revenue?
If you're on the idea stage then don't even waste time typing the first sentence in that email or even putting together a pitch deck.
Get your idea out of the paper stage, validate and get to an MVP out to market to validate even more. Build up traction and maybe even revenue and then consider reaching out to investors.
If you already have a product, prototype or MVP then start putting together a business plan and a pitch deck. A good place to start, as someone mentioned is the Guy Kawasaki 10/20/30 pitch deck rule https://guykawasaki.com/the_102030_rule/
here you have reach them through two stage first be regular in contact with building their confidance in you.After get regular chat take their suggesstion connect from their linkedin profile then after building trust you can pitch your path
We just did a live Q&A on the CoFoundersLab Facebook page where a few of your questions about fundraising were addressed