Warren Buffet said, "what's nice about investing is you don't have to swing at every pitch."
As an entrepreneur, how can you get an investor, business prospect, accelerator, buyer, or potential customer to swing at your pitch?
Hear business pitch secrets from the past winners of the Annual Enthuse Foundation Pitch Competition. Our experts for this session are Effie Panagopoulos, CEO/Founder at KLEOS Mastiha Spirit (2019 Grand Prize Winner), & Regina Trillo, Founder of Nemi Snacks (2022 Grand Prize Winner).
What makes a pitch stand out? How can you differentiate yourself & your business from the competition? Get the tools & put them to use by applying to this year's Enthuse Foundation Pitch Competition.
Effie Panagopoulos has over 15 years of experience marketing & selling spirits brands from street to executive level, with a forte in reviving heritage brands & taking start-ups from zero to hero.
She is the first Greek woman in history to start a liquor brand, with her eyes set on creating the new global Greek spirit brand, with KLEOS Mastiha Spirit. Effie & KLEOS won the inaugural Enthuse Foundation Pitch Competition in 2019.
Originally from Mexico City & now based in Chicago, Regina Trillo is an attorney who has spent her legal career advocating for human rights in Mexico & the United States, mainly providing legal services to immigrants & implementing programs on a range of global human rights issues in Latin America & the Caribbean. In 2019, Regina launched Nemi, a Chicago-based company making crunchy & deliciosos sticks from cactus (nopales) & seeds in Mexican-inspired flavors using spices straight outta our cocina! Nemi's mission is to elevate Mexican cultura & diversify the health-conscious consumer's snacking experience by sharing quality & delicious Mexican snacks.
Regina & Nemi Snacks won the 2022 Pitch Competition.