Start Co. Virtual Pitch Competition 2017


Submit your video by December 17th

We want to hear about your startups, so we’ve created a video pitch contest. Win up to $1,500 in prizes for your technology startup by entering a short, 90-second pitch. Don’t know if you can win the grand prize? We also have prizes for the “Strongest Team” and “Most Enthusiastic Presentation” so check out the details below.

Description: The Start Co. Pitch Competition aims to encourage entrepreneurs with idea stage hardware or software products for businesses to pitch their ideas to the Start Co. team!


1st Place

  • $1,000 Cash
  • 1 Hour Meeting with Eric Mathews, CEO of Start Co. 
  • Finalist in the Start Co. accelerator applications
  • Promotion via our social networks

Most Creative Pitch

  • $200 Amex Gift Card

Solving The Biggest Problem

  • $150 Facebook Ad Credits

Strongest Team

  • $100 Facebook Ad Credits

Most Enthusiastic Presentation

  • $50 Starbucks Gift Card

Judging Criteria: Applicants must submit a 90-second video sharing their startup idea using the following guidelines.

  • Introduce your team
  • Describe your tech product/service
  • Tell us about your customer and the problem you’re solving for them
  • Explain how your product works to solve that problem
  • Tell us where you are in the process
  • Make a realistic ask
  • Passion and enthusiasm count

Eligibility: Must be a B2B, technology driven startup that has raised less than $100K

Entry Deadline: December 17th, 2017 at 11:59 PM.

Winners will be announced January 2nd, 2018

Click here to apply!

Contest is limited to 250 submissions