In Trout Tank: Pitch Accelerator, entrepreneurs will perfect their pitch and gain the skills they need to secure funding. This training culminates in the Trout Tank: Pitch Event, where the top businesses pitch to executives from the lending and investing communities.

Trout Tank Food Frenzy Pitch Accelerator is a  5-week pitch accelerator that about highlighting entrepreneurs and businesses in Colorado and giving them opportunities to sharpen their pitching skills, gain exposure, secure funding, and build connections with lenders, investors, decision-makers, and key stakeholders within the Colorado business and investing community.

All companies are welcome to apply! 

It is free to apply but only 15 companies will be accepted, be sure to apply early!

What To Expect:

  • 5 three-hour sessions including pitch practice, expert panels, and interactive group work
  • Get paired with a rockstar 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
Chamber Members
Trout Tank Retake Fee

Questions? Check out the FAQs or email programs@denverchamber.org

Upcoming Trout Tank: Pitch Accelerator Events:

February 23, 2022
Trout Tank Pitch Accelerator
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm at Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce (1445 Market St.)

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