2020 FAST PITCH
4-6pm PT on Zoom
WOMEN FOUNDERS NETWORK 8th ANNUAL
FAST PITCH EVENT
Not to be missed!
This is the grand finale to our 2020 Fast Pitch competition where the Top 5 female founders pitch to compete for over $40,000 in cash prizes and $135,000 in professional services.
New > Digital networking app for making new connections before, during and after the event! In-app messaging, virtual meet-ups, and recommended connections based on your profile - you control your profile visibility.
Who should attend?
⭐️ Investors - meet top female founders leading exciting new businesses
⭐️ Entrepreneurs - be inspired and join the network
⭐️ Business Professionals - great networking opportunities
⭐️ Students - special pricing for students & new startups
⭐️ Men are welcome to attend!
4:00-4:15 – Welcome, Opening Remarks, Sponsor Acknowledgements
4:15-5:15 – Top 5 Finalist Pitch Presentations and Q&A with Judges
5:15-5:45 – Fireside Chat with Kwanza Jones of SUPERCHARGED & Shanita Nicholas of LA Black Investors Club / Judges Convene for Voting
5:45-6:00 – Awards Presentation, Closing Remarks
Each year Women Founders Network creates a unique opportunity for Female Founders. What makes our pitch competition different than other fast pitch competitions is the valuable leadership, coaching and in-kind sponsorships that we offer as part of the program.
This individualized attention allows the top women entrepreneurs to become pitch-ready in a way that sharpens their plans to scale their companies and makes their business more appealing to Angel and VC investors.
Applications will be accepted in spring 2021 for next year's Fast Pitch.
FAST PITCH PRIZES & BENEFITS
IN PROFESSIONAL SERVICES
FAST PITCH FINALISTS RECEIVE
One-on-one coaching to prepare for the Fast Pitch Event
Personal financial mentor to get your financials in order
Virtual meet & greet with WFN judges, board, sponsors, and investors
Connection with Angel Investors and Venture Capital Funds focused on women founders
Cash investment potential from investors that attend the Fast Pitch event
An ongoing support network of successful businesswomen committed to building the female entrepreneur ecosystem
WHAT FINALISTS SAY
“I've seen a lot of organizations, and I truly believe WFN has put a ton of investment into making it better for women founders. You all walk the talk. It's so refreshing to see an organization that is so genuine. I truly appreciate the efforts in helping my pitch. I loved it!”
“My involvement with WFN has been a gift that keeps on giving. Not only did we get investors,we got mentors who have played a crucial role in our growth. I’ve gained not only a network of amazing, powerful women, but also new friends for life.”
TomboyX CEO & Co-Founder
“All women entrepreneurs
should apply despite the
company size–even if they
don’t make the final top 10. If
you have a great business
concept, there is still an
opportunity to receive
funding from investors who
review your application.”
Tea Drops Founder & CEO