Kirkland Small Businesses: Join our Pitch Workshop and Competition

Published on February 02, 2024

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The City of Kirkland is calling on local small businesses to join us for a transformative workshop - designed exclusively for businesses like yours - that will culminate in an exciting Pitch Competition! Not only will you gain valuable information, but top finalists win prizes of $5,000!

This 5-week workshop will be every Tuesday from February 20 through March 19, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Peter Kirk Community Center. Lunch will be provided. Workshop highlights:

  • February 20: Basics of Business
  • February 27: Lean Canvas Business Plan
  • March 5: Finances for Small Businesses
  • March 12: Marketing Strategies
  • March 19: Pitch Preparation

Then get ready for the Pitch Competition Wednesday, April 3, at 5:30 p.m. at the Kirkland Performance Center.

  • Pitch Categories:
  • People’s Choice
  • Start-Up
  • Expansion

Top finalists in each category win prizes of $5,000. 

Register on the City website by February 16, 2024. Limited slots are available.

This event is a unique opportunity for local businesses to network, connect with fellow entrepreneurs, industry experts, local mentors, and potential collaborators. Don't miss out on this incredible chance to elevate your business. Let’s grow, innovate, and collaborate!