Five Minute Pitch is the competition that gives entrepreneurs from around the globe the opportunity to virtually pitch their business or product idea for the chance to win a grand prize of $50,000.00. This season, more than thirty entrepreneurs pitched their ideas via Zoom conference call to our panel of experts, and after a tough competition five finalists are pitching their businesses to a panel of seven judges LIVE in Miami, FL.
Finale - $50k Winner Announcement
The judges discuss and vote for the $50k winner!
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Finals American Cuckoo Clock with Jodie Davis
Jodie Davis is the founder of American Cuckoo Clock! Initially a quilter enthusiast, TV host, and author, Jodie began her career into cuckoo clocks in 2006 with a visit to one of the most renown cuckoo clock makers in Germany. Since that time, Jodie has created a successful business from the ground up, making beautiful and timeless cuckoo clocks that her customers LOVE.
Finals Party in a Box with Amanda Wittenborn
Amanda Wittenborn is the creator of Amanda Creation and Party in a Box! Amanda has a passion for parties, and after never being satisfied with off-the-shelf party decorations, she decided to create her own. That idea has grown and she has designed an all-in-one solution to provide on-the-go moms with everything they need to create a customized Pinterest-worthy party right out of the box
Final Click and Carry with Kim Meckwood
Kimberly Meckwood had a dream to replace her awesome boyfriend who carried her groceries, so she designed the Click and Carry. With initial success on QVC, she has sold over 300k units, but then hit a financial bump and had to return to the corporate world. In this episode she discusses how the $50k prize money will push her business back into the entrepreneur life.
Finals MMA Bobblehead with Dave Manley
Dave Manley's passion for sports and mixed martial arts (MMA), and a desire to display MMA memorabilia in his office led him to develop a premiere collectible product, the MMA Bobblehead. Today we'll find out if he's got the product and business model to get the nod from the judges to advance to the next round.
Finals Cat in the Box with Dawn LaFontaine
Dawn La Fontaine aims to capitalize on the $1B pet industry by creating gorgeous cat accommodations that create a safe place for the pets, while also getting rid of the less appealing shipping boxes lying around the house.
Fun and Educational
The judges and contestants rock, I’ve learned a lot, and listening has been fun.
An E-Commerce Masterclass
Listening to the contestants present their businesses and stratagies, combined with the critique of the judges, proivdes remarkale insight into running an e-commerce business. Decades of experience, mistakes and lessons learned, distilled into 15 minute vignettes!
Such a great podcast and format for a show. Since Shark Tank is my all time favorite TV show followed by the Profit, this podcast combines them in a brilliant way. Nice work!