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Northwest Ohio Open Mic Pitch Night

April 15 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Do you live or own a business in Northwest Ohio? If so, the stage is yours on April 15th!

Pitch your idea/business in front of your fellow entrepreneurs and get real-time constructive feedback from our panel of experts. It’s a great opportunity to polish your pitching skills while networking and making valuable connections in the process.

This event is open to spectators as well! Complimentary drinks and light appetizers are provided.


Self-parking. Free street parking is available after 5:00pm near the Blarney Event Center.


5:30-6:00 pm – Registration, networking and refreshments

6:00 pm – Program welcome

6:10-8:00 pm – Open mic pitches

Your Pitch

Pitches should be no longer than 90 seconds. At two minutes, pitches will be cut. Props are allowed, but no slides.

This is an open mic-style event meant to provide entrepreneurs with pitch experience and expert feedback. There will be no cash prizes.

Panel of Experts

Prakash Karamchandani, Co-Founder of Balance Grille

Jill Badger, Financial Counselor, Small Business Development Center

Erik Dupont, Analyst with CoreNetwork

Click here to learn more and register!


Blarney Event Center
601 Monroe St.
Toledo, OH 43604 United States
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