Discover your Pitch

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Discover your Pitch

Top student teams from JA’s entrepreneurship programs are invited to take their business to the next level with exclusive presentation coaching and a chance to win cash as they pitch their business to to a panel of senior business leaders.

A mandatory entrepreneurship workshop will prepare students. Topics include:
• Funding Fundamentals – how to get the money needed to grow a business
• Elements of a Great Pitch – how to engage investors with a strong and compelling story

If you are an educator interested in this program, please enroll your class.

Limited sponsorship opportunities are available. Contact Christian Ratcliffe, Director, Corporate Engagement at christian.ratcliffe@jabc.org or 604.688.3887 x 224.

For event inquires, contact Rosine Hage-Moussa at rosine.hage-moussa@jabc.org or 604.688.3997 x 223

Locations

Thanks to the support of our dedicated partners, we are now expanding Discover your Pitch to other areas of the province!

Vancouver

Date: Spring 2020

More details coming soon!
Prince George

Date: Spring 2020

More details coming soon!
Kelowna

Date: Spring 2020

More details coming soon!
Past Event: Vancouver

Date: Spring 2019

Winners:

  • Elevator Pitch ($1,000) Desire for a Hair Dryer from Eric Hamber Secondary
  • First Place ($2,500) Palisade from Kitsilano Secondary
  • Second Place ($1,000) MERAKi from Eric Hamber Secondary
  • Third Place ($500) Pandora’s Paint from Prince of Wales Secondary

Final Round Guest Speaker: Manny Padda, Founder, New Avenue Capital

May 28 Final Round Agenda and Company Descriptions

View the photos

Partners