Pitch. Network. Celebrate.
September 29, 2017
Enter your existing or startup business in a competition for a chance to win cash prizes totaling up to $25,000 at our live competition on September 29th. Use the prize money to help you get started, expand, or grow your business!
Learn more and apply to the competition here.
You must pass several application rounds to be entered into the live Pitch event. Applications are being accepted now through June 29, 2017.
Tickets to experience and support the Live Pitch Competition will be available for purchase starting in August.
An evening dedicated to celebrating diverse entrepreneurs and small business owners throughout the Pacific Northwest, selected semi-finalists will pitch their start-up or established businesses to a panel of judges for the chance to win cash award prizes.
Special cash awards include:
-best startup venture
-best existing business
-best veteran owned venture
-best women owned venture
-best minority owned venture
Audience Choice Award will also be presented!
Business Impact Northwest and Sponsors will provide hosted wine, beer and appetizers, a chance to mingle with IMPACT Pitch semi-finalist and finalists, exclusive networking opportunities with industry investors, and most importantly, the opportunity to support a diverse group of local and underserved small-businesses.
Whether as a competitor for pitch prizes or a community member interested in attending, you make this event possible. Applications are available here, and tickets will be available in the months leading up to the event.