Join us as entrepreneurs light up the room for up to $5M in funding
Register now to check out some of the region’s finest 10 entrepreneurs pitching for investment before seasoned investors, media and the business community as they seek to grow their business ventures and gain valuable feedback. This competition has been running since 2012 and has helped secure millions of dollars for local businesses seeking early stage seed funding. Just like Shark Tank and Dragon’s Den, this event is all about the “pitch for investment” and supports advanced entrepreneurial startups and established businesses in the market for angel, private equity or venture capital investment.
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Invest in the Future – Sunshine Coast Startups Lunch
Hosted by Regional Development Australia Sunshine Coast and BDO.
Intro: Mark Paddenburg, CEO Innovation Centre Sunshine Coast and Mark Sowerby, QLD Chief Entrepreneur
MC, John Carter to introduce finalists.
Winners announced by Councillor Steve Robinson
Networking Drinks + Celebrations!!!
Mark Sowerby ,QLD Chief Entrepreneur and Founder of Blue Sky Capital
Mike Greeff, – Director – Sunshine Coast Mentoring and Investment Group
Howard Aron –Co-founder – Youi Insurance
Greg Tuckwell – Poole Group / SC Innovation Investment Network
Kate Diete – Founder of SwiftPitch
Gavin Barnes, Founder of Redchip Lawyers
Steve Torso CEO – Wholesale Investor
Michael Shadforth, Managing Director of Ray White
“The pitch competition was an excellent opportunity to refine our message and present a succinct overview of our business to highly sophisticated investors. The feedback and the publicity we received from the competition was valuable for the $3.7 million capital that we closed earlier this year.”
-Stephanie Moroz, CEO, Nano-Nouvelle Pty Ltd.
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