June 17th Regional Fast Pitch Competition

June 17th Regional Fast Pitch Competition Main Photo

9 Mar 2015

9th annual FastPitch Competition will be held on Wednesday, June 17 at NIU-Rockford and is open to the public at 5:00 PM.

The FastPitch Competition is your chance to prove the potential of your business idea…meet people who can help you succeed…maybe even win a cash prize! This is no field of dreams: traditionally the top prize that’s awarded is $5,000. All competitors will receive constructive feedback, a fun experience and valuable exposure to investors, business leaders, potential mentors and media.

Who: Passionate entrepreneurs in all phases of business, including startup, pre-startup or idea stage. High school seniors and college-age students welcome

When: Wednesday, June 17, 2015 | 3:30 p.m. Initial Presentations | 5:30 p.m. Final Presentations | Open to the Public

Deadline for FastPitch participants to submit their business pitches in writing for pre-qualification is Wednesday, June 3; accepted participants will be notified by Friday, June 5.

Where: NIU Rockford, 8500 East State Street, Rockford, IL 

Why: To win cash prizes, feedback and exposure! With a top prize of $5,000 at stake, it will be well-worth three minutes of your time! In addition to our traditional first, second and third places prizes, there will also be a CleanTech prize totaling $500.
CleanTech is Defined:  Companies that  seek to increase performance, productivity, and efficiency by minimizing negative effects on the environment.

Click here to download the 2015 registration form (Word document). Click here to download the 2015 FastPitch Competition flyer.

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