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Powerhouse Panel & Pitches Competition, co-hosted by WBC Nashville and SCORE Nashville

July 28, 2023 | 8:00 am - 5:30 pm CDT

Challenge yourself to pitch your business in the second annual Powerhouse Panels and Pitches, Nashville’s premier women’s pitch competition. If you are a woman in business in Tennessee this is your chance, join SCORE Nashville and the WBC (Women’s Business Center) Nashville for this FREE opportunity to pitch your company and win $5,000!  You do not have to pitch to attend. Join us to be inspired, create opportunities, build your network, and connect with small business resources. Up to 60 Owners of women-owned Tennessee businesses can participate in a first round 90-second pitch to a panel of judges. The judges will narrow the morning pitches to 10 finalists who will then present a 3-minute pitch to the judges in the afternoon.

  • 1st Place                   $5,000
  • 2nd Place                  $3,000
  • 3rd Place                   $1,500

Winners must be present to receive their award.

Register NOW because this is a “first come first serve” opportunity with a limited availability of 60 pitch slots.

Once you register for the event, an email with a link to the Competition Registration will be sent to you. YOU MUST COMPLETE THE SECOND REGISTRATION TO BE ENTERED IN THE COMPETITION. The competition is limited to 60 participants.

In the event all slots are full, you will be notified of your waitlist status.

To compete, your company must:

  1. Have an EIN (Employer ID Number) issued by the IRS. If you do not have one, go to irs.gov, complete the questionnaire and receive your EIN while online, and
  2. Be 51% or more woman owned.

**Registrants CANNOT pitch for more than one business and cannot be involved with more than one business participating in the pitch competition.**

A free box lunch will be provided.


Lipscomb University Swang Business Center
4 University Park Drive
Nashville, TN 37204
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