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WBEC Metro NY Pitch Academy: Prepare to Amplify Your Pitch

May 16 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

WBEC Metro NY Pitch Academy: Prepare to Amplify Your Pitch


WBEC Metro NY is thrilled to announce its partnership with WBENC to host the 2024 WBENC PITCH Amplify Competition, sponsored by FedEx and PepsiCo. The theme for this year’s local, RPO Pitch Competition is “Amplify your Intro” where women Business Enterprises (WBEs) will be required to introduce their companies in a creative and compelling way.

Applications for the WBEC Metro NY local RPO Pitch Competition are open May 1 – 22, 2024. All Certified WBEC NY WBEs are invited to submit a video application for a chance to compete in the virtual live local Pitch Competition in August.

To prepare for this year’s competition, please join us for an amazing opportunity to hear directly from the top 3 finalists of the WBEC Metro NY Pitch Competition in a dynamic conversation designed to elevate your pitch game for this year! Don’t miss this chance to connect with past winners to gain the knowledge and inspiration needed to take your pitch to the next level.

Through a lively panel discussion, our guest speakers will share their pitch journey as well as practical tips and strategies to help you:

  • Gain insights into how to tell your business’ story in an engaging and persuasive manner.
  • Use varied techniques to improve your delivery and make a more impactful impression on your audience.
  • Hone your business pitch and maximize your pitching opportunities beyond the Pitch Competition.
  • Overcome common pitch pitfalls around nerves, preparation, and time management.

Click to register!

Moderated by Darcy Flanders founder and chief brand strategist of BaselineGroupNY



Sheilisa McNeal-Burgess, Owner of Fria Jewelry           

Jennifer Willey, Owner of Wet Cement

Maria Marino, Owner of Panic Panties



May 16
10:00 am - 11:00 am
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