St. Pete Pitch Night

ABOUT

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.

St. Pete Pitch Night Logo

We take pride in our community coming together to support the entrepreneurs that are helping to make this the city that we love. With that, the Greenhouse and USF St Pete’s Kate Tiedemann College of Business are teaming up again with Regions Bank to bring back St. Pete Pitch Night! St. Pete Pitch Night is planned to return for three dates in 2020, featuring businesses ready to make an impact in St. Pete – and beyond.

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 innovative ideas in a city that fosters and supports a strong entrepreneurial community!

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  • Innovative pitches from five participants
  • Q&A from expert judges
  • Winner presentation with cash prizes
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October 21, 2020
5 – 6:30 PM

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VIRTUAL! Register for link to join on the live event!

{WHO WILL PITCH?}

Five selected pitches will be selected and announced at 1 Million Cups St. Pete on October 7, 2020.  

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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
  • Previously presented or scheduled to present at a 1 Million Cups (virtually held on Wednesdays at 9 AM) OR currently enrolled in an entrepreneurship program at a Tampa Bay college or University

VIRTUAL ST. PETE PITCH NIGHT, JULY 2020

Congratulations to ALL the entrepreneurs who competed in July 2020 Virtual St. Pete Pitch Night!  View profiles below.  

TOP PITCH: Johnny Crowder, Cope Notes

AUDIENCE CHOICE: Tracy David, Oh Yes! Shave Club

ABOUT THE PITCHERS

Local entrepreneurs were invited to apply to pitch for a chance to win up to $5,000! We received a total of 34 applications and five were selected to move forward to participate.

Participant eligibility requirements

  • Scalable and/or innovative concept
  • In business for 4 years or less
  • Previously presented at 1 Million Cups OR currently enrolled in an entrepreneurship program at a Tampa Bay college or University

MEET THE PITCHES

  1. Eat Your Words Custom Cookies
  2. Eventron
  3. Oh Yes! Shave Club
  4. Jun Cyber
  5. Cope Notes

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