Awards

We believe that grit, persistence, and hustle are correlated with long-term entrepreneurial success. We want to help promote that in the entrepreneurial community and have been fortunate in that we have been able to give out many Hustle Awards, and other awards, to CEOs and student entrepreneurs.

Dec 2021

Pitch Creator sponsored an award for a “Shark-Tank” style inter-class pitch competition (virtual) between ~80 students in multiple sections of Introduction to Entrepreneurship in Education. This graduate level course culminates in a final presentation, where the students are able to showcase their own ideas for innovation.

Aug 2021

We have been working with the The Frederick County Chamber of Commerce for over 3 years. S.H.E. Pitch  is a pitch competition for female CEOs – or “S.H.E.-EOs” – designed to give businesses both in the “idea stage” and “growth stage” cash prizes, publicity and networking opportunities.  The entrepreneurs used Pitch Creator’s online Foundation Course combined with mentoring to prepare for the competition: link

July 2021

The Minority Innovation Weekend (MIW) Summer 2021 Pitch Competition and Innovation Marketplace was sponsored by Fearless Technologies and showcased tech-focused startups that have been launched by a founder of color or by founding teams that include a co-founder of color. MIW is part of the National Society of Black Engineers – Baltimore Metropolitan Area Chapter (NBSE-BMAC) Minority Innovation Entrepreneurship Program.

Pitch Creator was an education partner for the event. The entrepreneurs used Pitch Creator’s online Foundation Course combined with coaching to prepare for the competition: link.

Also, Pitch Creator sponsored a $1,000 Hustle Award for the CEO who made the most improvement during the coaching process:

April 2021

This is our fifth year working with the University of Baltimore’s Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation to help prepare their finalists for UB’s “Rise to the Challenge” Business Pitch Competition.

We were thrilled to sponsor the The Pitch Creator 2021 Hustle Award

April 2021

Loyola University of Maryland used our Foundation Course to prepare 13 entrepreneurs in their Baltipreneurs Accelerator program for their demo day on April 21, 2021. We were excited to sponsor our first Hustle Award for the this business pitch preparation program.

2020

We were excited to work with University of Baltimore’s Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation to help prepare their finalists for UB’s “Rise to the Challenge” Business Pitch Competition.

Pitch Creator sponsored its Hustle Award for the student entrepreneur who shows the most improvement during the pitch preparation program: 2020 Hustle Award Video

2019 

For University of Baltimore’s 2019 “Rise to the Challenge” Business Pitch Competition, Pitch Creator sponsored its Hustle Award for the student entrepreneur who shows the most improvement during the pitch preparation program: 2019 Hustle Award Video