These inspiring events feature an Entrepreneur Fireside Chat, a Pitch competition and a BRT Social - all wrapped up in one event!
Oh and there will be drinks and pizza to close the event.
At these events an entrepreneur will join us to share their story & insights, before another 6 aspiring entrepreneurs from our community of Edinburgh Napier staff, students or alumni join us to share there 2 minute business pitch to our judging panel and have the chance to win money to develop their business.We will then round of the event with a BRT Social with Pizza and drinks until doors close at 8pm.
This event is open to all, there is no need to be affiliated with Edinburgh Napier University to attend. However, those who enter to pitch must be ENU staff, student or alumni.
Apply to Pitch at Bright Red Sparks
This series alongside our pitch resources and support from our business advisers will provide an opportunity for our community to learn how to pitch and tell the story of their business in a very friendly setting. Members can expect to gain valuable insights from fellow entrepreneurs, expert judges and our business advisers who will provide feedback on pitches and answer any questions you may have about the next steps in your entrepreneurial journey.
At our launch event 6 participants will have 120 seconds to pitch their lightbulb moment and inspire our panel and audience. The winner will be announced at the end and the first in the cohort to be awarded £500.00.
Who can Pitch?
Any Edinburgh Napier student, staff or alumni with an idea, oodles of passion and the ability to give an elevator pitch for 120 seconds with a specific ASK at the end of it.
The aim of this series is to give you the opportunity, tools, and resources to develop your enterprise skills and connect you with a community of support.
Pitches can do so in person or online
Apply to Pitch at one of our upcoming Bright Red Sparks
If you are interested in pitching your business fill out the form below.
Questions to think about before applying to pitch…
What is the problem you want to solve?
Who is the customer and/or end user that has this problem?