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Pitch @ Home Digital Pitch Competition

Thursday, May 7 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm • Organized By Velocity Lee's Summit


Velocity Lee's Summit excited to announce our next event! Our Pitch Crawl Task Force, led by Ben Rao, is at it again! Pitch @ Home is a mini-pitch competition centered on how local small businesses have pivoted to accommodate changing markets.

This is a sponsored event with prize money awarded to the top 3 contestants ($500, $250, $100)! 

This event will be a live broadcast on Facebook with a host, three judges and 9 competitors and we need your help! 

Velocity Lee's Summit is looking for local small businesses to compete. Please let them know of any companies that have pivoted in a big or unique way.

Any company interested in pitching can submit their info here:

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