Describe your company or business idea in 100 words or less*
As a participant in THE PITCH by FEDCO, I have read, understand and agree to comply with the competition criteria: *
THE PITCH is open to those with a startup idea or expansion of an existing business located within Fulton County. Expansion could include increasing square footage, adding a product line, increasing geographical reach, etc. Winner(s) must launch or expand the business within 6 months of competition
Existing businesses must have fewer than 50 employees and less than $1 million in gross annual sales
Existing business entries must be full-time operations with a primary office in Fulton County for at least two years.
Deadline for entering the competition/completing the online application is 5:00 pm Friday September 7th, 2018
All applications will be reviewed, and ALL applicants will be contacted no later than Friday September 14th to discuss next steps
Experienced business advisors from the North Central Indiana Small Business Development Center (NCISBDC) will be available to help with application and/or THE PITCH presentation
$10,000 prize money will be awarded at the judge’s discretion among finalists
All entries will be reviewed, and finalists will be chosen based on feasibility, presentation, positive community impact, and potential job creation.