About QuadTank

The counties that brought you Quad County Business Summit invite you to compete in our fifth annual QuadTank Pitch Competition. Business owners in Fluvanna, Greene, Louisa, Madison, and Orange counties should apply by May 30.

Competitors will:

  • Develop and submit a detailed business plan for scoring
  • Meet with experienced advisors from Central Virginia Small Business Development Center (CV SBDC)
  • Pitch competition is in person at the Orange County Public Safety Building (11282 Government Center Dr, Orange, VA 22960)
Judging Criteria:
  • Submitted business plans will be reviewed and scored by impartial judges to select the finalists.
  • Final pitches will be judged by a panel of experts based on a standard scoring rubric

QuadTank Pitch Competition 2024 Schedule

Meet with a CV SBDC advisor (strongly recommended) by: May 27

Deadline to submit completed Business Plan: May 30

QuadTank Pitch Competition Finalists Announced: June 6

QuadTank Pitch Competition: June 13, 2024 (in person)

How to Participate in QuadTank Pitch Competition

Who is eligible to participate?

Existing small businesses or new start-ups located in Fluvanna, Greene, Louisa, Madison, and Orange counties

How to apply

Submit a business plan by May 30 to QuadTank@cvsbdc.org.
It is highly recommended to meet with an advisor to work on your business plan prior to the submission deadline. To schedule a meeting, complete this intake form. Existing CV SBDC clients can request a meeting at QuadTank@cvsbdc.org or 434-295-8198.

How much prize money is available?

There will be one cash prize of $5,000 awarded to the winner

Questions about QuadTank Pitch Competition can be sent to QuadTank@cvsbdc.org or 434-295-8198