Tampa, FL – Florida Funders CEO David Chitester, will participate as a judge at Pitch 6, the conclusion of the Startups category in the Bright House Networks Regional Business Awards (RBAs) on January 26th. The event is the final phase of the Bright House Networks Regional Business Awards (RBAs) and will feature the final five startups in the region, narrowed down from the original 30.
Presented by Bright House Networks in partnership with over 30 chambers of commerce in the area, the Pitch 6 competition will be held at the Straz Center’s Jaeb Theater between 6:00 PM and 7:10 PM. A post-show reception will take place in the hour following. The price of admission is $25 with a discounted rate for students ($10).
Florida Funders is an online platform that offers investment opportunities in startups. As CEO, David Chitester is actively involved with early stage businesses throughout Florida and is excited to serve as a judge at this year’s Pitch 6 event.
“I am honored to again serve as a judge for Pitch 6, a strong supporter of the entrepreneurial ecosystem in Tampa Bay,” says Chitester. “We have directly witnessed the impact of these awards, as Health Hero, one of last year’s presenters, went on to become one of Florida Funders portfolio companies.”
This year’s final five early stage Tampa Bay businesses (Tampa Bay Motorworks Brewing, Residential Acoustics, LLC, Safer Home Services, Urban E. Recycling, and VetCor, LLC.) will compete to win $5,000 and a possible VC investment. The winner will be announced at the Regional Business Awards Gala on February 11th.
To reserve seats for the Bright House Networks Regional Business Awards (RBAs) Pitch 6 competition, please visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/bright-house-networks-pitch-6-tampa-tickets-19809010283.
To learn more about Florida Funders’ services, visit floridafunders.com or call 813-335-0322.
About Florida Funders
Florida Funders is an online platform offering investment opportunities in startups through a simplified process allowing accredited investors to participate for as little as $3,000. The Florida Funders “formula” is simple. After Florida Funders vets Florida startups for listing on the company’s website, accredited investors then register and become members, and gain full access to the best startups and investment opportunities Florida has to offer.
Florida Funders’ cutting-edge model requires minimal due diligence for investors who may otherwise have limited access to deal flow. This simplified method enables investors to diversify their portfolios with the opportunity to increase ROI on successful investments – while startups gain the capital they need.
To join Florida Funders and get access to the hottest startups, please visit floridafunders.com or call 813-335-0322.