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Event Details Naturally Bay Area's 5th Annual Pitch Slam + Community Celebration: Wednesday, May 10, 2023, 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. in Oakland California
Let's celebrate the Bay Area's up-and-coming Natural Products Industry brands with a community celebration and pitch competition. A select group of entrepreneurs will pitch to the industry's premier investors, retailers, and industry peers for a chance to win prizes worth tens of thousands of dollars, including a booth at EXPO East and the opportunity to pitch on the national stage!
Whether it's to showcase your talents or to keep your finger on the pulse of the hottest industry trends, Pitch Slam is the place you want to be. Join us for an inspiring event on
Wednesday, May 10th in Uptown Oakland.
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firstname.lastname@example.org. Meet the Finalists dosa by DOSA, Emily Gilels, Founder & CEO Encina Farms, Helmut Drews, CEO Hooray Foods, Sri Artham, Founder Pescavore, Clarice Owens, Co-Founder Sāch Foods, Tarush Agarwal, President WAJU Water, Chris Oates, Founder & CEO ¡Ya Oaxaca!, Azul Couzens, Managing Partner
Lean more about these brands below.
Meet the Judges Caitlin Landesberg , Managing Director, This Is Water Rodney J. Clark , Managing Partner, Aspect Consumer Partners Jamie Nessel , Director of Product + Purchasing, Bi-Rite Family of Businesses Vincent Kitirattragarn , General Manager, Mila by XCJ Betsy McGinn , Founder, McGinn eComm Prizes
GRAND PRIZE WINNER will receive: 2023 Expo East booth in Naturally Network's Pitch Slam Alley (provided by New Hope Network) $5K cash (provided by Aspect Consumer Partners) Slot to pitch at the 2023 Naturally Network Expo East Pitch Slam 50 hours of Expo East booth planning & design or other marketing services from Parabolic ($10,000 value) SPINS Launchpad Data Package with access to SPINS platform with one ID for one year, and access to Natural Channel data (valued at $10,000+) NielsenIQ Trend Analysis (valued at $7,500) Two hours of accounting and advisory consulting from BPM (valued at $2,000) Supply Chain & Insurance Coverage Review by Heffernan Insurance Brokers (valued at $1,000) One year free Brandjectory annual premium subscription (valued at $828) Plus, additional professional services!
More prizes are to be announced soon!
Venue Square Uptown Station 1955 Broadway Oakland, CA 94612 Square Uptown Station
Use https://www.parkwhiz.com/ or app available to find parking.
• Douglas Parking - 2035 Franklin St./4 min walk/$14 day
• Grand Garage - 438 W Grand Ave/6 min walk/$20 day
• Ace Parking - 2325 Webster St./8 min walk/$20 day
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