The Great Pitch
The Great Pitch competition presented by Dow Chemical Company, is an exciting new feature of this year's conference. WBENC-Certified Women’s Business Enterprises (WBEs) will get a chance to win $2,500! The competition will be held at the 19th Annual Great Lakes Women's Business Conference being held in Novi, Michigan, September 23-24, 2019.
Fifteen (15) applications will be selected to participate in the two round competition:
First Round - 15 Participants - 2 Minute Pitch
Final Round - 4 Participants - 2 Minute Pitch
Participants will pitch about their existing company, not a future endeavor or innovation. The competition will be judged by representatives from across the Great Lakes WBC network.
All WBENC-Certified WBEs currently in good standing are encouraged to apply (applications due date, Friday August 23). The presenter must be a female owner of the company and have purchased a full conference registration pass by Friday August 23. Click here for the Official Tournament Rules & Regulations.
Need help with the application process?
Click the below link to watch the webinar to learn more about the application process & receive helpful tips to get pitch ready: