30.10.2018

¡ ADELANTE! Business Pitch Competition

¡ ADELANTE! Business Pitch Competition

1st Place
$2,000 cash prize
NEOHCC membership

2nd Place
$1,000 cash prize
NEOHCC membership

3rd Place
$500 cash prize
NEOHCC membership

Who: Minority-owned, existing businesses that have been operating for at least 2 years and that can provide business financials.

What: Must submit a one-page business plan and a business pitch 3-minute video. Before formally applying, an applicant MUST have met with a Hispanic Business Center Business Advisor. Candidates that move to the final round must be available on December 7th to attend the Entrepreneur of the Year Gala to represent their businesses and to receive their award-if chosen.
Video details:

• No longer than 3 minutes
• Can be in Spanish, English or Spanglish!
• NOTHING PROFESSIONAL! A simple cell phone video is just perfect
• Overview of business and explanation of how this opportunity will help grow your
business
• Must have worked with Advisor on your content in the video

Key Dates:
November 16th: Applications and video due
November 21st: Top 5 finalists announced
December 7th: Entrepreneur of the Year Gala

Where: All applications must be submitted to Jason Estremera, JEstremera@HBCenter.org , all advising sessions are to be held at the Hispanic Business Center located at 2511 Clark Ave Cleveland, OH 44109

Entrepreneur of the Year Gala: Windows on the River 2000 Sycamore St, Cleveland, OH 44113

Questions? Application information? Email JEstremera@HBCenter.org