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Pitch 412 Sparks
Innovation in Detroit Lakes

Project 412 introduces Pitch 412,
a business pitch competition to empower local entrepreneurs and fuel innovation in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota.

Press Release

Media Contact: Sarah Hofmann – Ecosystem Builder, Project 412
E-mail: Sarah@project412mn.org
Phone: 218-844-4221 ext.123

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Pitch 412 Sparks Innovation in Detroit Lakes

[Detroit Lakes, May 22, 2024] – Project 412 introduces Pitch 412, a pitch competition to empower local entrepreneurs and fuel innovation in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota. Offering $5,500 in shared cash prizes, Pitch 412 is a stage for both emerging and seasoned entrepreneurs to shine.
Collaborating with ILT Academy, the Small Business Development Center (SBDC), and M-State-Detroit Lakes, Project 412 is providing contestants with tailored workshops to help participants craft their pitches and business plans.

“We anticipate a diverse range of innovative ideas and are thrilled to partner with ILT Academy and SBDC to nurture local talent and drive innovation,” said Sarah Hofmann, Ecosystem Builder of Project 412. “Pitch 412 isn’t just a competition; it’s a platform for entrepreneurs to showcase their creativity while receiving crucial support to bring their ideas to life.”

The competition culminates with a live pitch event where four finalists will present their business concepts to a panel of judges and a live audience. Each finalist will have 12 minutes to demonstrate the innovation, viability, and potential impact of their idea.

Interested participants can secure their spot by indicating their interest in the competition before noon on June 7, 2024 at www.project412mn.org/pitch412.

For more information, contact Sarah Hofmann at sarah@project412mn.org or visit www.project412mn.org/pitch412.

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Don’t miss this chance to hone your skills
and showcase your idea.
No previous experience necessary!

REGISTRATION OPENS May 28th 8am •  CLOSES at Noon CST on June 7, 2024

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