Pitchfest 2018

Badass woman symbol entrepreneurs bringing
their best stuff

When it comes to performance products, we have the inside line. We size up the best of what’s out there, very often making bets on small businesses run by women who are not only breaking the ceiling but raising the roof and their voices too. The success of our inaugural 2018 Pitchfest solidified our quest to create an annual event seeking out entrepreneurial women and their ready-to-rock products.

T9 Movers and Makers Pitchfest is committed to supporting the powerful ideas and products of the next generation of women entrepreneurs through:

Why Apply?

  • Pre-Pitchfest mentorship program
  • Pitch event at T9HQ in front of an audience of peers, industry leaders and some press
  • Semifinalist welcome dinner with Pitchfest peers, the judging panel and our “original mover and maker” Title Nine founder Missy Park
  • Post-pitch 1:1 time with the judging panel
  • Purchase order from Title Nine and a catalog feature for Pitchfest winner(s)

Think You've Got What It Takes?

  • Fill out the T9 Movers and Makers Pitchfest application between May 15, 2019-June 21, 2019
  • Submit a 90-second video (maximum) of yourself speaking (see prompt in application)
  • If selected, you’ll be invited to come and pitch your product on September 20th, 2019
  • Check out FAQ’s for more info and qualifications

Meet 2018 Pitchfest Winner Sensi Graves

2018 Pitchfest Winner Sensi Graves

Application


FAQ'S

How Do You Qualify?

  • Women-owned businesses (minimum 51% women-owned)
  • In the outdoor industry (selling product that is directly related to athletics or the outdoors)
  • Already in production with your product
  • Established in the market and have a social media following
  • Able to attend the T9 Movers and Makers PitchFest Event on 20th, 2019 in Emeryville, Ca
  • New to Title Nine (no prior purchase orders received)

What Do We Need From You?

  • Fill out the T9 Movers and Makers Pitchfest application between May 15, 2019-June 21, 2019
  • Submit a 90-second video (maximum) of yourself speaking (see prompt in application)
  • Sit tight! All applicants will hear back by July 19, 2019

What Do You Win?

  • A feature spread in a 2020 Title Nine catalog and on the website
  • A purchase order from Title Nine
  • Brand-building exposure to our adventurous women customers

When Do You Apply?

  • All applications must be submitted here by June 21, 2019.

When Is It?

  • Finalists will need to be able to get to the Bay Area on their own dime for the Pitchfest on September 20th, 2019. We’ll send finalists all the details!

stay in the loop

Check out the 2018 T9 Movers and Makers Pitchfest Winners and learn more about this female-powered event.

Want to be a future T9 Mover & Maker? Keep taking risks. Keep making mistakes. Never stop being a badass mover and maker. And, yup, don't be afraid to make some 'fast fails.' We’re rooting for you.

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