Entrepreneurs, this one’s for you. Camber Outdoors, formerly the Outdoor Industries Women’s Coalition, is now accepting applications for the Third Annual Pitchfest, held in Salt Lake City on July 25. But hurry—applications are due April 19th.
If you own a woman-led business and want to get it in front of some of the most influential people in the outdoor industry, you’re in the right place. If your application is accepted, you’ll be paired with a mentor for an intensive five-week boot camp to help you articulate the issues critical to growing your business. Then you’ll pitch your business live to a panel of incredibly influential judges and get real-time insight, visibility and feedback. Your prize is the mentorship, business-strategy fine-tuning, exposure and community building that happens through this process.
Disruption for Change
Disruption is the name of the game. Pitchfest is about restructuring the very makeup of the outdoor industry. “This is about disrupting who identifies as being outdoors as well as the products that are created for the outdoors,” says Deanne Buck, executive director of Camber…