Pitch Johnny Competition
Do you have an interest in entrepreneurship? Or an innovative idea you want to pitch? What about a problem to solve? Want to hear feedback and network with industry professionals who own and operate businesses? Enter now to gain practice essential to entrepreneurship and pitching innovations, and for a chance to win a cash prize, and access to our new CPS Innovation Lab.
Pitch Johnny Details:
- Each team will consist of no more than two persons.
- Choose to compete as ONE of 5 tracks:
- Freshmen and Sophomores (only)
- Juniors and Seniors (only)
- Women (only)
- Veteran (only)
- Graduate (only)
- Each team will have two - three minutes to present their pitch to the judges.
- Teams will receive feedback shortly thereafter.
- 1st Place: $600
- 2nd Place: $300
- 3rd Place: $150
Once registered, you will receive a confirmation email and a link to submit a 200 word essay OR a 2 minute video on your pitch idea for the screening process.
Application Open: September 1, 2017
Deadline to submit essay or video entry: October 15, 2017
Date of Competition: November 11, 2017
Pitch Johnny Sponsored Events: "The Young Entrepreneur Series"
September 28th: Using the Business Canvas Model to Develop your Idea/Information Session on Pitch Johnny
October 2nd: General Board Meeting of the Entrepreneur Society
October 5th: How to Pitch the Perfect Pitch
October 17th: “Changing the Game: Women Who Play to WIN” An Industry Panel
Pitch Johnny Information:
Date: November 11, 2017
Time: 8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Location: St. Augustine Hall, Second Floor; CPS Lab and Conference Room.
Breakfast and Lunch will be served.
Students with further questions about Pitch Johnny please contact:
Kevin James or Natasha Moses
St. Augustine Hall, Second Floor
For further questions about judging or sponsoring Pitch Johnny please contact:
St. Augustine Hall, 2-136