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12 Pitch Decks from Successful Audio Startups

Updated: 
March 27, 2022
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Pitching can be one of the most daunting tasks for entrepreneurs and their investors.

Many startups create multiple iterations of a pitch deck before they settle on the one that really resonates with investors.

Because there is so much guesswork involved, it’s not hard to see why many entrepreneurs dread this part of the startup process.

That’s why we wanted to share some examples of pitch decks used by other startups when raising funds.

Here's a list of 12 pitch deck examples from well-known startups in the audio industry, including Spotify and Blue Wire.

12 Pitch Decks from Audio Startups

Spotify

Spotify is a premium streaming service that gives you on-demand access to millions of songs and the full lyrics catalog.

Details of the startup:

  • Business model:

    SaaS, Subscription

  • Customer:

    B2C

Details of the pitch deck:

  • Year:

    2012

  • Round:

    Late Stage

  • Amount raised:

    $100M

  • Investor:

    Angel Investors

You can find more details about this startup here.

Blue Wire

Blue Wire is a network of podcasters who cover the local sports scene in cities across the U.S.

Details of the startup:

  • Business model:

    Other

  • Customer:

    B2C

Details of the pitch deck:

  • Year:

    2020

  • Round:

    Pre-Seed

  • Amount raised:

    $1.2M

  • Investor:

    VC

You can find more details about this startup here.

Beatdapp

Beatdapp provides real-time tracking of media for brands and artists, helping them find up missing royalties.

Details of the startup:

  • Business model:

    SaaS

  • Customer:

    B2B

Details of the pitch deck:

  • Year:

    2019

  • Round:

    Seed

  • Amount raised:

    $2.4M

  • Investor:

    VC

You can find more details about this startup here.

Rapchat

Rapchat is the world’s easiest music creation studio. Record your voice, add a solo or a beat, and you’re done. Make songs on your phone with your friends, save them to your device, and share them across all of your social networks.

Details of the startup:

  • Business model:

    App

  • Customer:

    B2C

Details of the pitch deck:

  • Year:

    2015

  • Round:

    Pre-Seed

  • Amount raised:

    $125K

  • Investor:

    No Data

You can find more details about this startup here.

Curio.io

Curio creates original audio stories from the world’s leading publications.

Details of the startup:

  • Business model:

    App

  • Customer:

    B2C

Details of the pitch deck:

  • Year:

    2020

  • Round:

    Series A

  • Amount raised:

    $9M

  • Investor:

    VC

You can find more details about this startup here.

Voxeet

Voxeet is helping power the future of communication by enabling crystal clear 3D surround sound, optimized for mobile users.

Details of the startup:

  • Business model:

    App

  • Customer:

    B2C

Details of the pitch deck:

  • Year:

    2014

  • Round:

    Seed

  • Amount raised:

    $1.5M

  • Investor:

    VC

You can find more details about this startup here.

Deepgram

Deepgram has developed an automatic speech platform to simplify the arduous task of creating transcriptions.

Details of the startup:

  • Business model:

    SaaS

  • Customer:

    B2B

Details of the pitch deck:

  • Year:

    2016

  • Round:

    Seed

  • Amount raised:

    $120K

  • Investor:

    Accelerator, VC, Corporate

You can find more details about this startup here.

Connected2me

Connected2me is a free mobile app that allows users to chat, meet, and make friends anonymously.

Details of the startup:

  • Business model:

    App

  • Customer:

    C2C

Details of the pitch deck:

  • Year:

    2014

  • Round:

    Seed

  • Amount raised:

    $515K

  • Investor:

    No Data

You can find more details about this startup here.

Popup Archive

Pop Up Archive is a universal platform of tools created to help with the collection and organization of audio, video, photos, and text.

Details of the startup:

  • Business model:

    SaaS

  • Customer:

    B2C

Details of the pitch deck:

  • Year:

    2014

  • Round:

    Seed

  • Amount raised:

    $100K

  • Investor:

    No Data

You can find more details about this startup here.

Hyphen

Hyphen is a voice and engagement platform for employees. It provides deep, personalized insights into individuals and helps organizations to better understand their workforce so that they can increase productivity and employee engagement.

Details of the startup:

  • Business model:

    SaaS

  • Customer:

    B2B

Details of the pitch deck:

  • Year:

    2018

  • Round:

    Series A

  • Amount raised:

    $2.8M

  • Investor:

    VC

You can find more details about this startup here.

Atexto

Atexto is a platform that allows enterprises to visualize, label, and collect speech data to improve their speech recognition models’ accuracy.

Details of the startup:

  • Business model:

    SaaS

  • Customer:

    B2C

Details of the pitch deck:

  • Year:

    2019

  • Round:

    Seed

  • Amount raised:

    $713K

  • Investor:

    VC, Accelerator

You can find more details about this startup here.

Mycroft

Mycroft offers a suite of open source technologies to build platforms for voice-powered applications.

Details of the startup:

  • Business model:

    SaaS

  • Customer:

    B2B

Details of the pitch deck:

  • Year:

    2016

  • Round:

    Crowdfunding

  • Amount raised:

    $350K

  • Investor:

    VC, Corporate

You can find more details about this startup here.

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