Learn How to Pitch Your Product to Investors
Do you have a product that’s ready to go to market? Is this your year to persuade buyers to put your product in their stores? Are you ready to secure an angel investment? If you answered yes to any of these questions, SCORE has an exciting opportunity for you!
This summer, you could have the chance to virtually present your pitch to a panel of experts from MagicMakers® Group, who have extensive relationships with major retailers.
SCORE is proud to partner with MagicMakers Group (MMG), a collective of 24 former Disney executives and experts, to provide entrepreneurs an extraordinary opportunity to potentially boost your brand and expand your reach to national retailers.
How to Prepare Your Pitch & Apply
Step 1: Watch the SCORE Webinar "How to Create a Product Pitch That Sells"
The Perfect Pitch Training will help you master the art of persuasion and learn how to apply for an upcoming online pitch event with MagicMakers Group.
Led by the master of persuasion Dara Trujillo, small business owners will learn how to take their startup to stardom in this online training. You'll learn the 10 P’s to success, the typical pitfalls an entrepreneur makes and how to avoid them, and the structure of the perfect pitch.
In addition to helping startups breakthrough, Dara Trujillo has extensive relationships with some of the world’s largest retailers, including Walmart, Sam's, Costco, Target, and several major grocers, to name a few.
You can watch the pitch training webinar on-demand.
Step 2: Submit the Application Form & Prepare Your Pitch
Complete the Perfect Pitch Application available in either a downloadable PDF or online form on or before April 29, 2022. You can also email your completed PDF application to firstname.lastname@example.org.
In this application, you'll share key details about your product or business. You can also upload photos of your product.
After submitting your application, you'll be paired with a SCORE mentor (if you don't have one already). Your mentor will review your application with you and provide tips to help you give a strong pitch presentation.
Step 3: Present Your Perfect Business Pitch to a Panel of Experts
If your Perfect Pitch event application is accepted, you will receive an appointment time for May 23, June 28 or July 19 to virtually pitch your product to a panel of MMG experts with backgrounds in marketing, merchandising, branding, accounting, and more.
You should log in to the online pitch event at least 15 minutes early to check-in and give your presentation on time. Perfect Pitch event winners will receive free advice from MMG. Your product may also be considered for national retail opportunities and a possible appearance on the television show, America's Big Deal.
Don’t miss out on your chance to master the art of persuasion and become a Perfect Pitch success story!