Trout Tank Pitch Accelerator is a seven-week program that is focused on highlighting entrepreneurs and businesses in Colorado. In this class, you will:

Learn what lenders are looking for

Get your financials ready for prime time

Create a pitch deck

Sharpen your pitch skills with one-on-one coaching from Professional Communicators

Build connections with fellow entrepreneurs, lenders, investors, decision-makers and key stakeholders within the Colorado Business community

Trout Tank Pitch Accelerator will help you build, hone and present your pitch, giving you the confidence and tools to help take your business or startup to the next level!

The top five pitches have the chance to win $1,500 at our Trout Tank Pitch Event!

What To Expect:

  • 5 three-hour sessions including pitch practice, expert panels, and interactive group work
  • Get paired with an experienced  mentor
  • Complete a pitch deck with expert help
  • Multiple pitching opportunities in a supportive space
  • Instant feedback and coaching
  • Face to face meetings with lenders and investors
  • Free registration to workshops at the Denver Metro SBDC
  • Access to a powerful alumni network of over 100 past Trout Tank companies.
  • VIP attendance to the Trout Tank Pitch Event with a demo booth for extra exposure
  • Private, public speaking class and coaching
  • Special Rockies Venture Club Pitch Academy

All interested companies can apply.  If you are selected, your payment is due by the beginning of the program.
Standard Trout Tank Fee
Trout Tank Retake Fee

Questions? Check out the FAQs or email

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