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Trout Tank Pitch Accelerator Summer 2023

Thu 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
8 sessions ending Thu, Jul 6

Trout Tank Pitch Accelerator is an 7-week pitch accelerator program that is focused on highlighting entrepreneurs and businesses in Colorado. Learn what the lenders are looking for, create a pitch deck, sharpen your pitch skills, and build connections with fellow entrepreneurs, lenders, investors, decision-makers, and key stakeholders within the Colorado business and investing community. Trout Tank Pitch Accelerator will help you build, hone, and present your dream giving you the confidence and tools for you to make your perfect pitch and win a $1500 Grand Prize!

Space is limited so be sure to register early! Applicants will be accepted on a rolling basis.

Email Christopher Goetz at [] for questions or to express interest.

Course Sessions

May 18, 2023- June 29, 2023 | Thursdays from 4:00pm-7:00pm

How it works:

  • Participants will go through 6 weeks of training including pitch practice, expert panels, and interactive group work in the Trout Tank Pitch Accelerator. Week 7 the top 5 businesses compete at the Final Pitch Event for the $1500 Grand Prize

  • Participants will deliver a 5-minute pitch for a chance to win a $1500 grand prize!

  • One winner will be selected by the audience, but all participants will have an opportunity to share their product and company with those in attendance.


(No previous pitching experience necessary)

What To Expect:

  • Complete a pitch deck with expert help

  • Multiple pitching opportunities in a supportive space

  • Instant feedback and coaching

  • Private public speaking class and coaching

  • Special Rockies Venture Club Pitch Academy


All interested companies can apply. If you are selected, your payment is due by the beginning of the program

Standard Trout Tank Fee $500.00

Early Bird Registration (sign up by 2/20/23) $395.00

Trout Tank Retake Fee $250.00


(No previous pitching experience necessary)

Fee: No Cost

Phone: 303-620-8076


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