Sunday, August 11, 2013

Tempted to become an entrepreneur? Rob Gaudet and DigiFest South might enable your first steps

Are you a budding entrepreneur? Want to pitch your business concept to investors? Apply for DigiPitch, a featured event of DigiFest South 2013 and Cohab Shreveport, says Rob Gaudet.

You must apply for DigiPitch by Aug 30. Selections will be made by Sept 6. The event will be held at the new Cohab location in the Red River District.

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DigiFest South’s entrepreneur pitch event , DigiPitch, assists entrepreneurs/investors in developing their digital media ideas, connects them with angel investors and guides the implementation of the idea.

Phase 1: The DigiFund Committee accepts idea submissions until Aug 30 each year. The committee will vet the submissions and determine the best eligible for the DigiFund program by September 6th. There are not a set number of submissions that will be accepted for the second phase.

Phase 2: The selected entrepreneurs will present their pitches live to a panel of investors during DigiFest South on Fri, Sep 20, at the New CoHabitat location. There is NO guarantee of funding.

Phase 3: If an idea is selected for funding - the angel investor and advisor team will provide executive assistance in the implementation of the idea based on the investment agreement. The DigiFund event will be an annual event intended at cultivated new Digital Media ideas and technologies.

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