St. Pete Pitch Night


St. Pete celebrates all things entrepreneurial!  As St. Pete continues to grow and make strides to build capacity and density, we discover new and existing gaps that can be utilized as opportunities to keep our community moving forward.  St. Pete Pitch Night focuses on showcasing, elevating and seeding community-based businesses through a friendly pitch competition for a chance to win $5,000 toward a local startup.

We take pride in our community coming together to support the entrepreneurs that are helping to make this the city that we love.

Join for a night of entertainment, entrepreneurship and competition. Don’t miss out on a fun and effective opportunity to make a connection and hear ideas in a city that fosters and supports a strong entrepreneurial community!

  • Innovative pitches from five participants
  • Q&A from local expert judges
  • Winner presentation with cash prizes: $5,000 overall grand prize and $500 audience choice award


Wednesday, December 1, 2021
5:30 – 7:30 PM


3 Daughters Brewing
222 22nd St S, Saint Petersburg, FL 33712
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To be eligible to apply as a participant, startups must meet the following requirements:

  • Scalable and/or innovative concept
  • In business for 4 years or less
  • Meets at least one of the following:
    • Previously presented or scheduled to present at a 1 Million Cups St. Pete .
    • Currently enrolled in an entrepreneurship program at a Tampa Bay college or University.
    • Complete two sessions with a pitch coach mentor through The Greenhouse before Dec. 1, 2021.

The following FIVE entrepreneurs applied to present and were selected to participate in December’s 2021 St. Pete Pitch Night! 

Green Book of Tampa Bay
La Betri by Fili-Pina
Black on the Scene
The Mar St. Pete

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TOP PITCH: Wonderfield Farm & Grove, Tara Hubbard – $5,000 award

AUDIENCE CHOICE: Bea Better Eating, Dr. Sera Lavelle – $500 award


Local entrepreneurs were invited to apply to pitch for a chance to win up to $5,000! There was also a $500 Audience Choice Award. The Greenhouse received 35 applications and the following FIVE were selected as finalist to participate in St. Pete Pitch Night Feb. 2021:

  1. GovLia, Shakeia Kegler
  2. Bea Better Eating, Dr. Sera Lavelle
  3. Kiosk KitchenAJ Lambden 
  4. XiByte, Sat Ramphal
  5. Wonderfield Farm & Grove, Tara Hubbard
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