Startup Pitch Night Comes to the Sault


StartUP Sault Ste. Marie is excited to announce Startup Pitch Night, providing local companies and entrepreneurs the opportunity to pitch their business ideas for cash prizes and more.

Join us in Sault Ste. Marie on May 8, 2017 for Startup Pitch Night. This is an interactive and fun pitch event where entrepreneurs showcase their companies to potential customers and investors, get valuable feedback, and compete for a chance to win the grand prize!

If you think your startup or existing business has what it takes, apply by February 22, 2017 to join us. Your 5 minute pitch could win you $1,000 cash, national exposure and other prizes.

Register today at

Startup Pitch Night is proudly presented by TruShield Insurance and Startup Canada and hosted by Startup Sault Ste. Marie, together with its community partners.

The Pitch

Six finalists are selected to pitch at Startup Pitch Night. Finalists pitch to a judging panel of entrepreneurs, investors, and leading industry companies. Your pitch should include: What does your company do? What problem does it solve? What’s the business model? What’s the market?, etc. Pitches are 5 minutes + Q&A with judges.

Startup Pitch Night Application must be received by February 22, 2017. Simply visit and apply online!


· $1,000 cash prize
· Featured in Startup Canada eNewsletter sent to over 125,000 subscribers globally
· Two free publishing credits on to share news from your company ($50 value)
· One ticket to Startup Canada Day on the Hill ($300 value)
· And More!

Startup Pitch Night on May 8th is open to the public and we welcome everyone to attend to support pitches from up-and-coming companies and mingle with industry leaders, entrepreneurs, and investors from the community.

To register and get tickets to attend on May 8th visit: