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Just Announced: TELUS Pitch Contest!

27 September 2017

Is your elevator pitch worth $100,000? Enter the TELUS Pitch Contest – the largest small business contest in Canada. Participants of Xcelerate Summit will have a chance to share their elevator pitch with TELUS on Thursday October 26th for a chance to win $2,500 in products and services, and to also be included in the overall national grant prize!

What is the TELUS Pitch Contest?

We’re inviting Canadian business owners the chance to enter the contest by sharing how winning the grand prize of $100,000 will help them achieve their business goals and take their small business to the next level.

In addition to the grand prize, the judging panel will select four other entrepreneurs to win more than $50,000 in additional cash prizes, hardware, technology and marketing services. Plus, select finalists will be provided mentorship opportunities from industry experts.

The Judging Panel:

We’re so thrilled to be partnering with a panel of small business influencers, including Arlene Dickinson, celebrated entrepreneur and TELUS Pitch judge, along with Bruce Poon Tip, Founder of G Adventures; Sunil Sharma, Managing Director at Techstars Toronto; Erin Bury, Managing Director of Eighty-Eight, Mark Childs, Chief Brand Officer at Samsung Canada, and Suzanne Trusdale, VP of small business solutions at TELUS.

Register for Xcelerate Summit today to participate in the TELUS Pitch Contest! After you’ve registered for Xcelerate Summit, you will then be given an opportunity to select a time slot for your pitch (time slot selection opens approximately 1-2 weeks prior to event.