Frequently Asked Questions


What is PreRound?

PreRound is a groundbreaking startup investing game show where viewers use PreMoney, a fictional digital currency, to invest in startups. Compete with other viewers to win prizes, engage directly with founders, and explore new business ideas. Watch anytime during the week, with the investment window closing at Friday midnight. Winners are announced on Saturday!

Who will host the PreRound show?

Each episode of PreRound is hosted by a new personality from the startup ecosystem, including founders, mentors, and investors. This unique format provides fresh insights and perspectives in every episode, fostering a vibrant community of startup enthusiasts. Tune in to see who’s hosting next!

What is the Pre app?

Pre® app, available for both iOS and android is your gateway to gamified startup investing. Receive PreMoney, the fictional digital currency, to invest in startups at pitch events and track the performance of your investments. The top app for fantasy investing in startups, Pre has been used at global pitch events.

Where can I watch the show?

PreRound shows will be streamed online. We’ll announce the exact channels soon. To stay updated, sign up for our emails.

How can viewers join in the fun?

Simply use the Pre app to receive PreMoney and “invest” during our episodes. Win prizes and recognition if your PreMoney investments are the savviest ones on the episode.

How often will PreRound air?

Catch new episodes of PreRound every week. New episode with three startup pitches will be dropped on Sunday, and will be available through Friday midnight. Results streamed on Saturday. Perfect timing to see fresh ideas and get in on the action. Sign up here to ensure you never miss an episode.


Why should my startup pitch on PreRound?

Pitching on PreRound boosts your startup’s visibility, validates your idea, helps gain supporters, and puts you in front of your market and potential investors. If these sound good, consider pitching on PreRound.

What type of startups are you looking for?

Early-stage startups with a unique idea and clear goals, preferably B2C, that haven’t yet raised an institutional/VC round, and have a product in the market or about to launch one. Unsure? Ask us.

How can I apply to pitch my startup on PreRound?

Ready to pitch? Visit our apply section and fill out your details. We’re excited to hear about your big idea!

What's next after applying?

  • Apply here.
  • You will hear back from us within 2 weeks. If shortlisted, you’ll get an audition invite to pitch online to our team.
  • After the audition, we’ll then let you know if you’re selected for the show.
  • Selected startups will have their pitch + Q&A taped for the episode.

Are there any fees to apply or to participate?

No fees at the moment. You will be required to have the specified setup (internet, smartphone, computer, etc.) for the episode recording if selected.

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