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2018 Export Pitch
October 29, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 6:30 pm| Free
Chicago Regional Growth Corporation (CRGC) is pleased to present the 2018 Export Pitch, co-sponsored by UPS! 10 finalists, representing small and medium-sized companies throughout the region, will pitch to a panel of judges on their plans for going global and win one of three grand prizes. Attendees will hear from our finalists and enjoy food, drinks, and networking at Jenner & Block.
First Prize: $5,000 cash from CRGC and $5,000 in UPS International Export shipping credits
Second Prize: $2,500 cash from CRGC and $2,500 in UPS International Export shipping credits
Third Prize: $1,000 cash from CRGC and $1,000 in UPS International Export shipping credits
2:00-3:00 pm: Finalist display tables open
3:00-5:00 pm: Pitch competition
5:00-6:30 pm: Cocktails and networking
- Judges’ decision announced at 5:30 pm