cropped-mountain-lion-copy.jpgThe Lion’s Den Pitch Night
Presented by EPIIC
Wednesday, April 19th
 5:00 pm—7:00 pm
Berger Hall at UCCS

Join the El Pomar Institute for Innovation & Commercialization (EPIIC) and Peak Startup on Wednesday, April 19th, featuring six businesses pitching ventures, a lively panel of business-savvy judges, and interactive Q&A with audience members. The top business pitch will win the 1st place prize of $1000.

This event will be structured similarly to the popular ABC TV show Shark Tank™. Viewers have enjoyed the lively and interesting format of the show in which entrepreneurs present their business ideas to well-known investors.

The event will follow the TV show’s format, featuring six local ventures. Entrepreneurs will have five minutes to pitch deals to a panel of entrepreneurs/investors. The panel will then provide feedback to presenters, ask tough business questions, and decide which teams are worthy of the $1750 in prize money. (1st Place Prize is $1000, 2nd Place Prize is $750)

The event is open to the community and students, investors and entrepreneurs are encouraged to attend.

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