Mark Your Calendar for 2Q2019 VenturePitch SWFL

Thursday, April 11, 2019 at Babcock Ranch

Expo: 4:00 p.m.-5:30 p.m.

Pitch Event: 5:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

2018 Winners

Congratulations to our Winners!

AmbuTrack – Local Host Award

Envision Solutions – First Place (tie)

Stabilized Steps – First Place (tie)







Your startup and win an equity investment and public awareness


From the process, each other and the judges.


With others in the Entrepreneurial ecosystem.

We are part of the Tamiami Angel Funds’ initiative to

build a strong entrepreneurial ecosystem

from Sarasota to Naples.


SWFL’s Live Shark Tank Show is Coming to Babcock Ranch!


On Thursday, April 11, 2019, four local companies will have a chance to pitch their business plans to a seasoned, local investor panel for a total of $50,000 of Equity Investments.For the first time, VenturePitch SWFL will be held at Babcock Ranch, the new solar-powered town in Charlotte County.

Doors to the Expo at The Hatchery open at 4:00 p.m. and features SWFL’s most innovative entrepreneurs and our sponsors.

The pitch event begins at 5:30 p.m. through 8:00 p.m.

This event is presented by Babcock Ranch, Adrenaline Venture Fund, Fifth Avenue Advisors, Sun Newspapers, & Tamiami Angel Funds.

Tickets will go on sale December 1, 2018.

Calling all entrepreneurs…

To be considered, companies must be in the pre-revenue stage or within the first few months of producing revenues; must be in business less than two years; have a scalable business model; and have not already raised more than $1 million. ​​

2Q19 VenturePitch SWFL

Thursday, April 11, 2019

Expo at 4:00 p.m.

Pitch Event begins at 5:30 p.m. through 8:00 p.m

We will begin taking applications on December 1, 2018.







Calling all Entrepreneurs…

Apply today for your opportunity to pitch!