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QuadTank: Pitch Prep
September 30 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Win the $8,000 Quad Tank Competition!
Start-up or existing companies in Fluvanna, Greene, Louisa, Orange, and Madison Counties.
Take our prep class to make the most of your pitch.
The Central Virginia SBDC team will walk you through what is crucial to include in your pitch and how to make the most of your ten minutes before the judges. Plenty of time for Q & A and individual meetings can be scheduled after the session.
DETAILS: This is the third annual QuadTank Pitch Competition – an exciting new addition to the Quad County Business Summit. The winning individual or team this year will be awarded a $8,000 cash prize to support implementation of their business plans. At the end of the Quad County Business Summit, the winner will be chosen by a panel of judges.
1) Participating individuals or teams submit a business plan or pitch deck no later than Monday, October 11th at noon to QuadTank@cvsbdc.org.
2) Participants will be notified if there are more than 4 qualified entries. If notified, there will be
a Pre-qualification Pitch round on Oct 13th and Oct 14th (flexible pitch times will be offered in 15 min increments starting at 9 am on Oct. 13th & 4 pm on Oct. 14th). Pitches will be virtual, via zoom. [If online connectivity is an issue zoom may be accessed by mobile device or we can provide a location in your county for you to make your pitch.] 3) Semi-finalists (up to 4) will be invited to present in person at Quad Tank on Wednesday, October 20th.
Participants will be allotted a maximum of ten (10) minutes to pitch their idea or concept and five (5)
minutes for Q&A with the judges. Participants may use PowerPoint, Canva, GoogleSlides
or other visual aids, or props during their pitch. Pitch visuals should be submitted to
QuadTank@cvsbdc.org 48 hours prior to presentation, as a backup, in case there are issues with
For all details on the 2021 Summit and QuadTank competition, go to: QCBS 2021