Pitch George Elevator Competition: Orientation 10/25

Are you interested in entrepreneurship, networking, cash prizes?
Then Pitch George is for YOU!
Gather your team of 1-3 and be sure to attend the Pitch George Elevator Competition Orientation NEXT TUESDAY October 25th. The session, in Funger 520 from 5:30pm-7:00pm, will help you finalize plan and prepare for a great elevator pitch!
Submit an executive summary of your business idea (200 words) to www.pitchgeorge.com by midnight October 30th, and you could participate in the 4th Annual Pitch George Competition. Sponsored by the Center for Entrepreneurial Excellence (CFEE) and the George Washington School of Business (GWSB), Pitch George is an opportunity to develop your entrepreneurial idea and prepare for the 2012 Business Plan Competition (where you could win $50,000 in cash prizes)!
Pitch George winners will receive the following:
Graduate – 1st Place $2,000, Undergraduate – 1st Place: $2,000, High School – 1st Place: $750
Graduate 2nd Place: $1,500, Undergraduate 2nd Place: $1,500, High School 2nd Place: $500
Graduate 3rd Place: $1,000, Undergraduate 3rd Place: $1,000, High School 3rd Place: $250

Keep these dates handy:

  • NEXT TUESDAY October 25, 5:30pm-7:00pm: Professor Solomon of the GWSB offers an orientation session to polish your business plan and perfect your pitch (Funger 520).
  • Sunday October 30, 11:59pm: Final deadline for proposal submission at http://pitchgeorge.com/submit.asp.
  • Saturday November 12, 8am-3pm: Semi-finals at 9:30am; finals at 1:00pm. Duques Hall (specific schedule can be found at http://pitchgeorge.com/dates.asp).

Get ready to wow the judges and work on your plan—you could win $2,000 in just 3 minutes!
Questions? Visit www.pitchgeorge.com or email gsolomon@gwu.edu.