Sudbury entrepreneurs will pitch ideas this May

Four Sudbury entrepreneurs will contend for $15,000 in prize cash for the duration of NORCAT’s 2022 Pitch event this Could.

The event is slated to choose place on May possibly 12 at the Sudbury Theatre Centre in downtown Sudbury.

For the duration of the night occasion, companies will pitch their organization concepts to a panel of angel investors, which will then decide on the Judges’ Choice Award to obtain $10,000 in prize money.

Associates of the general public will have an opportunity to vote on which presenter should really acquire the People’s Preference Award, who will take dwelling $5,000 in prize funds.

In 2021, which was held virtually, Kirk Petroski of Symboticware, a tech corporation with programs in the mining sector, was declared the Judges’ Decision Award winner, taking property $5,000 in prize revenue and in-sort organization solutions.

Stéphane Lanteigne from Grostack, which will make a vertical escalating method for indoor farming, was named the People’s Choice Award winner and took dwelling $5,000 in prize income.

This 12 months, the party will return to an in-man or woman structure, even though occasion capacity is at the moment limited to 50 for each cent, and masks should be worn at all situations unless actively eating or ingesting.

Registration for the function is now open.