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12th ANNUAL SMITH COLLEGE ELEVATOR PITCH CONTEST

Wednesday, November 12th, 2014
4:30 to 6:00 pm
Campus Center 205

Refreshments provided.

Our annual elevator pitch contest is now in its twelfth year! This year, again, students will convene to present some of their ideas in 90 seconds or less to a panel of judges, entrepreneurs and presentation experts.

Come join us for dinner, some great ideas, and a guaranteed evening of fun. Dinner provided. Contact jfountai@smith.edu to RSVP

The winner will receive $100 and the chance to compete for a $1000 prize at the regional Grinspoon Foundation Elevator Pitch Contest in the Spring.

Winners: 1st Place - Brea Dutt '16 for "Going Global", 2nd Place - Priscilla Takondwa Semphere '18 for "PenAfrica", and 3rd Place - Robin Fenwick '17 AC for "Trinket GPS"

 

HOW DO I PITCH THE BIG IDEA?

Monday, November 3rd, 2014
6:00-8:00 pm
Campus Center 103/104

Dinner provided.

Do you have a good business idea? How well can you articulate it? Putting together a convincing 90-second summary or "Elevator Pitch" for your idea is part art, part science. Come to this fun and informative lecture presented by seasoned entrepreneurs to learn how to put together the perfect pitch for your idea!

No ideas or experience required to attend. Simply come, listen, be inspired and energized.