Venturefest South unveils Battle of the Pitches longlist of businesses competing for £10k prize
Venturefest South announces longlist of southern businesses competing to win a £10k prize from #VFS22: Festival of Innovation headline partner, CATAX.
The event’s judging team has selected 15 of the south’s top innovators to showcase their creative business proposals in the first stage of the Battle of the Pitches contest.
The five finalists from this list will pitch live at #VFS22: Festival of Innovation on 17 November in a bid to win a £10k boost to develop their businesses further.
Businesses including Maverick Aviation Ltd, The Portsmouth Distillery Co, Human Beauty and Labl.it have been selected for the longlist. Their pitches are available now to watch here.
Ed Gould, Event Director said:
“We’re delighted to announce the longlist of entries for the Battle of The Pitches, chosen from nearly 60 submissions which were all of a very high standard.
“It was a difficult task to select the longlist but we’re excited to provide some of these businesses with a brilliant opportunity to pitch in front of the region’s leading organisations and investors. Who knows where it could take them – the sky’s the limit!”
Venturefest South is all about providing entrepreneurs with the opportunity to turn good ideas into great businesses. It’s a great place to network, debate, explore and share ideas. Tickets are still available for the event and half price tickets are being offered for a limited time using the code VFS50 when booking here.