Networking is a great way to grow your business, so we’ve made it simple to find a local event that speaks to your business needs by aggregating tons of great local entrepreneurial, tech, and business development events into one easy-to-use calendar.

Note: Many events are imported to StartWheel’s calendar automatically. Event details are subject to change without notice to us. Please be sure to visit event organizer’s website to confirm event details.

Add an Event

Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Startup Survival Series : Micro Pitch Competition

July 18 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Interested in pitching your startup? Have a great idea that needs to be heard? Apply to pitch in our Micro Pitch Competition!

Here are the rules:

Applicants must pitch their startup or a business idea they wish to put into action.

Each team will have 90 seconds to pitch, with no props, slides or Q&A.

3 judges will decide upon the winner, who will receive a free application waiver for the Start Peninsula Pitch Competition (normally a $100 fee).

A maximum of 10 teams will pitch, but anyone can attend and watch.

Want to make your pitch? Fill out this quick application:

Want to come and watch as an audience member? RSVP for free here:

This is a great atmosphere for entrepreneurs to pitch in a low-stress environment. Participants will receive feedback from our judges that will facilitate improvement and growth. And, this is great practice for the Start Peninsula Pitch Competition Nov. 1-3, which awards three $5,000 prizes and helps startups to hit the ground running. A good pitch has the power to transform your dreams into reality.

Date and Time:

July 18, 6-8 pm.

Piggly Wiggly

3101 Jefferson Ave, Newport News

Visit for more details regarding the Startup Survival Series.

Visit for more details regarding the Pitch Competition Nov 1-3.

Sign up for our newsletter!

View previous Newsletters to get an idea of what StartWheel might be sending you.