This is a great opportunity for local entrepreneurs/inventors to practice their pitch before CBC’s Dragons’ Den auditions come to Windsor January 23rd. Please note this is NOT the real auditions. This is an opportunity to practice your pitch in front of local entrepreneurs and investors.
About the Session
CBC’s Dragons’ Den Windsor auditions are almost here. What better way to prepare for your audition than to practice your pitch in front of local entrepreneurs and investors. In this session, local inventors and entrepreneurs will be giving 5 minutes to pitch their idea to local entrepreneurs/investors. Each pitch will be followed up with a 5 minute feedback session. This session is open to anyone looking for an opportunity to practice their pitch regardless of if you will be attending the Dragons’ Den Windsor auditions set for January 23rd. The Practice Your Pitch session takes place January 16th – 1 week before CBC Dragons’ Den auditions come to Windsor.
FYI – Windsor CBC Dragons’ Den Auditions are set for January 23rd. Location and time TBD. Please check www.cbc.ca/dragonsden/auditions/ for location &t time updates)
Who Should Attend
Entrepreneurs and Inventors looking to practice their pitch and get “real” feedback from “real” investors/entrepreneurs.
Judges (More to come!)
1. Mark Lefebvre of Stilt Guys – As seen on Season 7 of CBC’s Dragons’ Den
2. Maurie Marwood of MMARCO Services
3. Karim Amellal of WEtech Alliance
Important Pitch Information
- All interested entrepreneurs/inventors must submit an application at www.practiceyourpitchwindsor.eventbrite.com.
- Applications will be reviewed and pitch spots will be selected on a first come first serve basis.
- Pitches will be timed and limited to 5 minutes ONLY.
- Pitches are limited to props ONLY (no PowerPoint, etc…)
- Each pitch has 2 minutes for setup (if needed)
- Showing vs. Telling – You should be able to explain your product in 5 minutes with or without technical support.
Please direct any inquiries to Yvonne Pilon at email@example.com or 519-997-2857
Date : January 16, 2014
Time: 6:00PM – 8:00PM
Location: The Accelerator 720 Ouellette Avenue (Free parking in rear)
Register at: www.practiceyourpitchwindsor.eventbrite.com