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Missouri Procurement Technical Assistance Centers helps local businesses obtain government contracts.

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Summer in the Sand - How to Pitch to the Sandbox

Wednesday, June 14 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm • Organized By Digital Sandbox KC
210 W 19 Terrace, Kansas City, MO 64108


The 2017 Summer in the Sand series kicks off with “How to Pitch to the Sandbox.” Jeff Shackelford, director of Digital Sandbox KC, will share valuable insight on the program, the process and how to make the most effective pitch to the Sandbox decision makers.

The Summer in the Sand program — which will feature one event per month from June to September — offers participants the chance to dive into everything from getting a tech spec to early-stage regional funding prospects.

Summer in the Sand offers opportunities for entrepreneurs and local experts to network and discuss some of the hottest topics for KC entrepreneurs.

All Summer in the Sand events are free, but registration is required. Learn more at:

Amy Brost
Digital Sandbox KC
(816) 235-6676
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210 W 19 Terrace
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