FastPitch showcases Savannah’s innovators and helps local entrepreneurs start and grow new companies.
On April 21st, local innovators and founders will pitch their new products and concepts to the Savannah community and a panel of judges – shark tank style. The winners in each category will receive cash prizes, design and marketing services and community exposure and feedback. Fast Pitch will also feature demo day and pitches from graduates of the ATDC Startup Bootcamp
Are you working on a new innovative idea, product, or concept? Apply here
All applicants will be invited to a free ATDC workshop on Telling your Story (communicating your ideas and business model to potential investors/customers/partners) and those selected to pitch will receive one on one coaching from ATDC mentors and local founders.
When: April 21, 2017. Pitches from 1-6 pm followed by Happy Hour
Where: Bull Street Labs at 2222 Bull Street, Savannah
Are you a student beaming with ideas and aspiring to bring your product out in the market? This is your opportunity to polish and present your idea to the startup community in Savannah and receive valuable feedback
COMMUNITY & SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURS:
Are you building an innovative community initiative or social innovation in Savannah?
Are you actively pursing an innovative idea for a new product (concept or pre-revenue phase) or building a new company and scaling an existing product (you have customers).
ATDC BOOTCAMP 2017 GRADUATES:
The 2017 ATDC Bootcamp graduates who have gone through a rigorous 12 week accelerator program will pitch and compete for a $10K prize.
WHAT TO EXPECT?
At FASTPITCH 2017, founders will pitch their product and business model to the community and panel of judges and receive valuable feedback, recognition and an opportunity to meet potential partners, customers and investors. The winners will be chosen based on their viability of bringing their product to market and executing on their business model. Pitch Format: 3-5 minute pitch with slides
All applicants will be invited to Telling your Story workshop offered by ATDC Savannah and those selected to pitch will receive one-on-one coaching from ATDC mentors – serial entrepreneurs and investors.
Applications are now open. Last day to send your completed application is Friday, March 24, 2017. To register and apply for FastPitch 2017: Apply here
The winners will be offered prizes of cash and in-kind services – to be announced soon.
Bid for the best
The audience will get an opportunity to actively participate and bid for your favorite participant.
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Want to support local entrepreneurs? Contact Blake (Blake@thecreativecoast.org) if you would like to offer prizes for winners sponsorship, in-kind, and program and opportunities
ATDC Savannah helps tech companies and product-based startups grow in the Savannah area by providing education, coaching and connections to help them grow and thrive.
Check out the winners of FastPitch 2016:
Runner-up: Savannah Kids Code
Also take a look at past FastPitch participants:
Thanks to our 2016 Sponsors!