IMPACT Pitch Competition Finalists 2016

The votes have been counted and the videos judged.  It wasn’t easy and we can’t emphasis enough how awesome each of our 18 semi-finalists are. Even if your name isn’t below please consider applying again next year! Thank you again to all the business that participated in this process!

Eastside Women's Health Center

Supporting the community through gynecology, lactation, acupuncture, massage therapy and insemination services.


Feirie helps survivors of Sex-trafficking, sexual assault, domestic violence and grief by easing PTSD symptoms with T.O.O.L.S. fit for the journey. We walk with them, not for them, to fulfill the 6 basic human needs in a positive and healthy way. Unconditionally Loving ourselves and others, implementing healthy outlets and breaking the chain of abuse now and for generations to come.

Kale Love

Inspired by our family’s passion for organic, local ingredient based superfoods, we created Kale Love Kale Chips. Made in small batches, these incredibly delicious nutrient-packed snacks will bring home the taste you crave while giving your body the health it deserves. Eat the way you want to feel.

Life Butta

I suffered from Candida, on a diet of protein, vegetables, dry nuts & seeds. The dry nuts, almonds & walnuts were killing me! So, I created Life Butta, a means of getting the good fats & nutrition in a delicious way. Absolutely Juicy = absolute health

Mimi Globe Goods

MiMi Globe Goods provides stay-at-home refugee women with the skills to design, make and market handmade crafts while being paid with fair wages. Our company is best at improving the lives of unemployed refugee women one accessory piece at a time!


Since 2008, OlyKraut has been hand-crafting sauerkrauts, pickles, and sipping brines in Olympia, Washington. We believe in growing a healthy regional food system as well as thriving, happy gut microbes and to do this, we use locally-sourced, organic ingredients and build connections with local farmers. We’ve been buying more local produce each year and that helps the farmers grow alongside our company.

The Riveter, LLC

The Riveter is the only co-work space for women in Seattle with a curated holistic health experience. We have three spaces: (1) an inspired shared work space to exchange resources, hold meetings, and see clients; (2) an event space for our members and guests to offer events, classes and coaching to cultivate everything from the mind-body connection (think yoga!) to professional skills; and (3) a platform for pop-up retail for the sale of our members' original goods and our hand-selected active living brands.

Steady Flow Growler House

Steady Flow is an Early-Stage retail store that focuses on the sales of craft beverages and growlers while using mindful business approaches including community involvement, continuous quality improvement and employee centered leadership models. Steady Flow was founded in August 2015 with 43 rotating taps by Ashton and Cassaundra Preston; both are Veterans of the Air Force and craft beverage lovers, these aspects lead to their motivation to open Steady Flow and their desire to improve constantly.

We’re excited to offer our IMPACT Pitch admission for just $20 to ensure that every member of our community has the chance to participate! Included with your admission to our live IMPACT Pitch Competition, you will receive:
  • Hosted wine, beer and appetizers
  • A chance to mingle with IMPACT Pitch semi-finalist and finalists
  • Exclusive networking opportunities with industry investors
  • Most importantly, the opportunity to support a diverse group of local and underserved* small-businesses.

  • *traditionally underserved small business include Veteran-owned, women-owned, minority-owned, immigrant-owned and LGBT-owned small businesses.

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