The Great Pitch

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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 Great Lakes Women's Business Conference in Novi , Michigan, September 23-24, 2019.

How it Works

Fifteen women entrepreneurs will be selected through the application process to deliver their best 2 minute elevator pitch to a panel of judges the morning of September 24, 2019. Four competitors will make it to the final round, where they will have two minutes to deliver their best pitch live onstage during the Awards Luncheon, September 24, 2019.

How to Apply

  • A WBENC -Certified Women's Business Enterprise in good standing.
  • The female owner of the company.
  • Registered for the 19thAnnual Great Lakes Women’s Business Conference by Friday, August 23, 2019
  • Ready to pitch your current business, not a future endeavor or innovation.
  • Agree to all tournament rules and regulations

After August 23, 2019 a closed committee at Great Lakes WBC will select the final participants.

Learn More and Apply

The Great Pitch