As Cohort 3 is coming to a close, our participants are duly preparing for Pitch Day scheduled for the 29th of July 2021. The participants will each be given 3 minutes to present their business pitch decks to the panel of judges. Each participant will be judged and scored according to their Problem and Solution Statements, Sustainability, Innovation, Financial Accuracy and overall Presentation.
The judging panel will consist of Anna Vambe (Project Manager of StartUp Namibia); Tom Shilongo (Founder of Launch Namibia) and Miguel Hamutenya (Executive Director of Millennium Investment Holdings). The three judges collectively contribute a wide variety of business know-how, financial expertise and key eye for idea viability.
The panel have a very tough task ahead of them as 18 participants will show case their unique business ideas and prove their businesses’ innovativeness and viability. There are 3 prizes up for grabs for the best business ideas and pitch decks, starting at 3rd Prize of N$2500; 2nd Prize of N$5000; and the Winner claiming the glamorous 1st Prize of N$7500 and Business Starter Pack!
Regardless of prize winners, every participant will be invited to the Cohort 3 Graduation ceremony to be hold on the 30th of July 2021. The Graduation ceremony serves to acknowledge their brilliant performance and dedication throughout the last 3 months and the acknowledge their completion of the Building Bosses Entrepreneurship program. It is a great feat for the Building Bosses team to witness the growth and passion of each and every participant as they conclude their pitch deck presentation and take the daunting leap into pitching their business ideas!
Stay tuned to see updates from Cohort 3 Pitch Day and Graduation!