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Access 2020 Finalist Presentations: Pitch Challenge

Wednesday, August 5 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm • Organized By Dallas/Fort Worth Minority Supplier Development Council
Online Event

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Finalist Presentations “Live”
August 5th
12:30 pm – 3 pm


2020 has been a unique and challenging year for everyone. MBEs, now is your chance to tell us how you have survived and thrived with innovation, differentiation, relevancy, a new business niche and/or impacting your employees and the community. Join in the fun and challenge to pitch your business through the D/FW MSDC social media platforms and “live” during ACCESS 2020 Pitch Challenge.

  • Finalist will be given 2 (two) minutes to share information about their business and their response to the Pitch Challenge question(s) from Round 1.
  • A panel of composed of Buying Entity judges from diverse industries and backgrounds will participate.
  • After the 2 minute presentation by the Finalist, the judges will have up to 15 minutes to ask questions.
  • At the completion of the pitches and Q&As from all Finalists, judges will determine final rankings using the ACCESS 2020 Pitch Challenge Scoring Rubic.
  • Winners will announced during the ACCESS 2020 Virtual Business Expo Closing Reception.

GRAND PRIZE

$5,000 Grant

Showcase at ACCESS 2021 • Complimentary ticket to all Council events in 2021
One-on-One MBDA CARES Coaching • Press Release
Pitch video on the Council’s website & social media platforms

1 ST RUNNER UP PRIZE

Showcase at ACCESS 2021 • Complimentary ticket to all Council events in 2021
One-on-One MBDA CARES Coaching
Pitch video on the Council’s website & social media platforms

2ND RUNNER UP PRIZE

Showcase at ACCESS 2021 • Invitation to attend the Golf Tournament in 2021
One-on-One MBDA CARES Coaching
Pitch video on the Council’s website & social media platforms

TOP 12 FINALISTS

Pitch videos featured on the DFW MSDC YouTube channel