Startup Pitch Contest

  • On Friday March 27th TiE Tampa will host our annual conference TIECON. This year our theme is “Innovation and Investment into the Next Decade.” For our pitch event we are asking entrepreneurs to complete a 3-minute video pitch about their company following the outline below. These will be uploaded to TiE Tampa Facebook page and YouTube channel.
  • Submissions will open Monday, March 2 and voting will open Friday, March 13th. Yes, LOVE THAT STARTUP! And will remain open until 1pm March 27th the day of TIECON.
  • 3-MINUTE PITCH OUTLINE (no more than 3-minutes)
    • Personal Name, Position & Company Name
    • Nature Of Your Business Or Business Idea
    • Value Proposition/Positioning Statement/Business Model – Differentiation & Unique Characteristics
    • Work Experience, Background & Achievements (Builds Credibility)
    • Call To Action. (Based Upon The Situation & What You Hope To Achieve.)
    • Notes: Know Your Audience. Omit Industry “Buzz” Words & Acronyms.
  • Send video submissions to [email protected]
  • Tampa Bay ecosystem community will choose the top three winners
  • Chosen startups will showcase their venture at the marquee event TIECON Florida on March 27th and gain visibility to the TiE’s global network.