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Are you an national capital region company that requires seed funding, access to expertise and business support to accelerate your development and time to market? TiECon Canada is pleased to invite entrepreneurs to compete for up to $25,000 in cash investment and up to $100,000 in-kind professional and entrepreneurial services in the TiECon Canada PitchFest.
 
Five companies will be selected to pitch to a panel of investors and TiECon Canada participants on November 4, 2016.  The winning entrepreneur will be offered $25,000 in cash investment as well as up to  $100,000 value of in-kind professional and entrepreneurial services from leading companies and organizations.
 
To be eligible, PitchFest applicants must:
    - Be a local company in the start-up phase of development;
    - Have sold products or services to at least two customers or have engaged two customers; and
    - Generated less than $5 million in revenue since inception.
 
TiECon Canada welcomes applications from eligible companies from across the national capital region.  Please note: All applicants are required to register for the event (tieconcanada.org) at a special rate of $99 using a link which will be provided upon application submission. An additional registration will be provided free of charge for the five finalist companies so that a second person can attend the event.
 
Applications for PitchFest will close on Sunday, September 25th at midnight. Please complete and submit before that date. All applications must be complete to be considered. Please contact TiEConCanada@investottawa.ca with any questions.
 
Thank you.