MIpitch

The Right Place has launched a new pitch competition, MIpitch, to spark change and entrepreneurial growth in some of West Michigan's more rural communities.

Date

September 21, 2021

Time

4:30PM–6:00PM

Location

Candlestone Resort

8100 Storey Rd
Belding, MI 48809

Registration

Registration for this event will open at a later date

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Calling all entrepreneurs in Montcalm and Ionia Counties!

The Right Place has launched a new pitch competition, MIpitch, to drive change and entrepreneurial growth in some of West Michigan's more rural communities. We're seeking some of the best, most innovative ideas that residents of Montcalm and Ionia Counties have for the first-ever MIpitch event taking place in September 2021.

A panel of judges will evaluate submissions from Montcalm and Ionia County residents seeking a chance to be selected as finalists for the live, in-person pitching event on September 21, 2021. Finalists will present their pitches for a chance to win cash prizes to help bring their ideas to life.

Enter the 2021 MIPitch Competition

If you're a resident of Montcalm or Ionia County and have an idea you want brought to life, fill out the MIPitch entry form to be considered to pitch at the 2021 live event in September.

Submit Your Pitch Today

MIPitch Rules of Entry:

  • MIPitch is only open to residents of Ionia or Montcalm Counties. Proof of residency may be required with your pitch submission.
  • Applicants must be at least 18 years of age at time of entry
  • Your idea must be your own
  • Only one entry per individual will be accepted
  • All entries must be submitted by Friday, August 20, 2021 at 11:59pm.
  • Entries will only be accepted via the online submission process. No paper copies will be accepted.

Questions about MIpitch? Contact Travis

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Travis Alden

Director of Business Development

As Director of Business Development, Travis assists The Right Place with its rural economic development efforts by overseeing its business development team members in Montcalm, Newaygo, Oceana and Lake counties. Travis also coordinates business development activities in Ionia County.

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MIPitch is presented by The Right Place, Inc. in partnership with the Ionia County Economic Alliance (ICEA) and the Montcalm Economic Alliance

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