Startup Pitch Nights – Sault Ste. Marie Edition

About This Event

Congratulations to the grand prize winner of the Sault Ste. Marie Startup Pitch Nights, Cordelia Plant-Based meals!


Join us in Sault Ste. Marie on May 8, 2017 for Startup Pitch Night. This is an interactive and fun pitch event where entrepreneurs showcase their companies to potential customers and investors, get valuable feedback, and compete for a chance to win the grand prize!

Startup Pitch Night is proudly presented by TruShield Insurance and Startup Canada and hosted by Startup Sault Ste. Marie.


Six finalists are selected to pitch at Startup Pitch Night. Finalists pitch to a judging panel of entrepreneurs, investors, and leading industry companies. Your pitch should include: What does your company do? What problem does it solve? What’s the business model? What’s the market?, etc.). Pitches are 5 minutes + Q&A with judges.

Do you want to pitch at this event? | Deadline to apply: Unfortunately applications for this event are closed. We invite you to Pitch at another location. Please refer to Startup Pitch Night Application.


  • $1,000 cash prize
  • Featured in Startup Canada eNewsletter sent to over 125,000 subscribers globally
  • Two free publishing credits on to share announcements from your company ($50 value)
  • One ticket to Startup Canada Day on the Hill ($300 value)


Come watch pitches from up-and-coming companies and mingle with industry leaders, entrepreneurs, and investors from the community. Meet the founders and see their products up and close.

Reserve your seat now!


May 8th | Event Kicks off – 6:00 – 8:30pm


Marriott Delta Hotels  | 208 Saint Mary’s River Drive | Sault Ste. Marie, P6A 5V4


  • Welcome
  • Pitches
  • Deliberation & Networking
  • Prizes
  • Closing


This event is hosted by our community partner, Startup Sault Ste. Marie.


National Partners

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