1570 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI
Join H2SAS & D New Tech for the 3rd annual D-New Tech EOY Pitch Competition!
Come with your best new business ideas to rapid pitch in 60-sec to our panel of judges (REGISTER HERE ) or just come to hear some great ideas and meet awesome creators.
Storyteller #1: Marc Hudson, Co-Founder of Rocket Fiber
Storyteller #2: Tatiana Grant, Co-Owner at Flash Delivery Co-Founder of Rocket Fiber
Judge #1: Brandon Epstein, Analyst at Detroit Venture Partners
Judge #2: Camille Walker-Banks, Executive Director at Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses
Judge #3: David Tarver, Founder, Urban Entrepreneurship Initiative
Master of Ceremonies: Seun Oyewole, Analyst, Invest Detroit
There will be prizes for the winners. Did we mention the free food & beer?! We can’t wait to celebrate a great year of entrepreneurship in Detroit and hear about what big new ideas are out there!
Please bring a new or unused toy(s) for the Marine Corps TOYS FOR TOTS DONATION BOX at the event for kids who are less fortunate this holiday.
*Note: deadline to register as a presenter is Friday, Dec 9th at 12:00pm. REGISTER HERE for the rapid-fire 1-min pitches.
Who: Anyone and everyone interested in entrepreneurship in Detroit. Founders, freelancers, hustlers, hackers, problem-solvers, and everyone else is welcome to join for this completely free event!
What: Startup storytelling, rapid-fire one minute pitches, and casual networking. The pitches will be 60 second pitches in two categories: Tech & Non-Tech. No slide decks.
The judges will determine first place and prizes for winners. Below is the schedule for the evening:
6:00 - 6:15 Registration & networking
6:20 - 7:00 Startup Storytelling: Marc Hudson, Rocket Fiber
7:00 - 7:40 60-second rapid-fire pitches
7:40 - 8:00 Community voting & networking