Oakland Pitch Night 2018

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Date(s) - Tuesday, August 28, 2018
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm

See local start-ups shine during this pitch event targeting an expansion of the BlueWater Angels into Southeastern Michigan! This event is for EDAs, Chambers, Accredited Investors, Entrepreneurs and more! Preceding will be an Investor Workshop from 12 – 4pm!

Schedule of Events

12:00 PM Investor Workshop

Angel Investing and Other Investment Sources – the need for Angels in an entrepreneurial environment, job creation, community involvement, and multiplying your investment!

4:00 PM Event Intermission

Event space will be open to attendees to relax and wait for the second portion of the event to begin. At this time, some of our Angel Investors will be available to answer any questions you may have!

5:00 PM BlueWater Angels and OU Inc. Introduction

A quick overview of BlueWater Angels and OU INCubator with a focus on accomplishments, events, and future intentions!

5:30 PM Pitch Presentations Begin

7 Michigan-Based Entrepreneurs / Start-Up Companies will be presenting their ideas, company summary, employees, and the future of their business. Pitches will be 10 minutes each with a 5 minute Q&A session, entrepreneurs are expected to provide their PowerPoint at least 24 hours in advance of the event to our Director of Marketing and Business Development, Kaitlyn Barber, at kbarber@bluewaterangels.com.

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  2. Life Magnetics, Inc. | Ann Arbor, MI
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8:00 PM Networking, Meet the Entrepreneurs

A networking time to enjoy Hors D’oeuvres, meet with the entrepreneurs, sponsors and investors, and socialize.

We are taking applications to pitch at this event, please send a company summary, product or service summary, informative images (including logo), PowerPoint Presentation and a link to your company website and any social media profiles. Serious applicants only – if you cannot pitch this day, don’t apply! All of the above should be sent to our Director of Marketing and Business Development, Kaitlyn Barber, at kbarber@bluewaterangels.com.

We are also taking applications, with some restrictions, to pitch at our First Annual BlueWater Foundation Gala in partnership with the Dow Entrepreneurship Institute at Saginaw Valley State University on November 30, 2018. Apply here.


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Ticket Type Spaces
Investor Workshop and Pitch Night
Pitch Night Only