Pitch Your Pivot

Thursday, June 24

6 - 8 pm

WEDI, along with its partners at Key Bank Build & Boost, Women's Business Center, and Upstate New York Black Chamber of Commerce is hosting Pitch Your Pivot, a live, virtual pitch competition on Thursday, June 24. Five diverse finalists will be selected to deliver a pitch conveying how they recognized a unique business opportunity and made a business pivot to overcome challenges due to changes in how business was getting done in 2020. Register for free to hear their incredible stories on how they kept their businesses relevant and viable.



6:00 – 6:15pm | Welcome & Introductions

6:15 – 7:15pm | Pitch Presentations & Judge Q&A

7:15 – 7:30pm | Judges Deliberation/Audience Q&A

7:30 – 7:35pm | Break

7:35 – 7:45pm | Winners Announced/Audience Choice Vote and Announcement

7:45 - 8:00pm | Closing

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The Winnings:

1st place-$10,000

2nd place-$5,000

3rd place-$2,500

4th place - $1.500

5th place-$1,000

For inquiries, please contact Erin Kelly.