June 6, 2017 – 1:00 pm

Road Pitch roars back to St. Johnsbury on Aug 4!

Road Pitch Training

St. Johnsbury, Vermont

Do you have an innovative product or a creative business concept? Road Pitch 2017 is a business competition for Entrepreneurs.

Win cash prizes, receive helpful feedback from experts, and seek investors and funding for your great ideas!

Step 1:   REGISTER for FREE Road Pitch Training Tuesday, June 6 at 1:00 pm at NVDA, 36 Eastern Avenue, St. Johnsbury. Complete this Registration information along with a brief two-page summary describing your product/business concept. Submit the information by June 1st to NVDA: Irene Nagle, PO Box 630, St. Johnsbury, VT  05819 (802) 424-1423 / Inagle@nvda.net. In your summary, address the specific topics below.

Name ________________________________Email___________________________

Business Name _____________________________ Phone #___________________

Address _____________________________________________________________

  • Describe your product/business concept and the market opportunity
  • Describe your management team and their skills
  • Identify how your idea is unique and satisfies a pressing need or solves a problem
  • Describe your business model and distribution strategy
  • Describe how your idea can have a positive impact on the St. Johnsbury area
  • Identify your capital needs and its uses

Step 2:   After completing Road Pitch Training on June 6th, entrepreneurs will use their training skills to develop and submit a full Road Pitch Application to compete in the St. Johnsbury event on August 4th. (Application information will be provided at the Training session.) Up to five (5) applications will be selected. Coaching will be provided to those contestants to help them polish their 5-7 minute presentation when they pitch their product or business concept to a team of Fresh Tracks business bikers.

Catamount Arts Center will host the August 4th event at 10:30 am. Cash prizes will be awarded.