Bambi's blog: Target entrepreneurs, investors via Vator

Bambi Francisco Roizen · May 14, 2008 · Short URL:

Do you want to have a pre-roll graphic before one of our many shows or segments, like Vator Box with yours truly, or "Lessons Learned" or "Reena Jadhav's IvyBrain?" Or, maybe you'd like to have your logo on our competition pages. Well, you can. Many people have approached me about getting in front of our great demographic of entrepreneurs and investors, and the many tech and Web people who make up the Silicon Valley ecosystem. To this end, we're going to start making our advertising rate sheets readily available on our site. You can own one month's worth of our shows, which, are starting to see significant viewership by the people you want to be in front of.

Here's an outline of what we offer. We'll be making this available on our site soon. For now, contact myself or and we can talk pricing.

Business Competitions: Typically consist of 40-70 startups that compete for 3-4 months, centered on one industry vertical.


A) Competition Sponsorships:   

1.   Bronze Sponsor:

Prominent logo on the competition submission page. Opportunity to contribute seed money, products or services as part of the prize

2.  Silver sponsor:
Everything in Bronze package, plus prominent logo on the main competition page for the duration of the competition. Recognition in press releases and media outreach

3.  Gold sponsors:

Everything in Silver package, plus hyperlinked logo on rotating sponsor screen on the homepage of Vator for one month.

B) Sponsorship (General Website Sponsor):
•    Logo/rotating banner on all tabs including (News, search, Home)
•    1 month 
C) Vator Box with Bambi Francisco Sponsorship: (Newsroom Sponsorship) - featuring innovators in the Vator community

The show is our version of Siskel & Ebert meets American Idol. It's a show where we rate your pitches. One month sponsorship includes 4 shows, released every Monday; Pre-roll and/or logo

D)  Lessons Learned
This segment highlights veteran and first-time entrepreneurs who discuss advice to entrepreneurs based on their experience and the failures they learne d from. One month sponsorship includes 8 segments, released twice a week. 

E) 1:1 Interviews
Interviews with startup CEOs or investors and VCs. One month sponsorship includes 12 shows per month, released three times a week.

F)  Contributor Showseg. “Reena Jadhav’s IvyBrain Show”:
A show on how to build a great company and the steps needed to becoming a successful entrepreneur. One month sponsorship includes 4 shows, released weekly

G) News Letter Sole Sponsor

H) Featured company:
Become a featured company on the home page


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Bambi Francisco Roizen

Founder and CEO of Vator, a media and research firm for entrepreneurs and investors; Managing Director of Vator Health Fund; Co-Founder of Invent Health; Author and award-winning journalist.

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