People with a cannabis business idea will have a chance to step up to the plate and pitch their ideas to the ladies of The Marijuana Show at Pitchfest on Sunday, Dec. 4 at the Cannabis Classic. The top four finishers will be given an opportunity to present their idea to Ackrell Capital for an investment of up to $50,000 and access to their resources. 

People interested in participating in Pitchfest on Sunday must first attend the “7 Steps to a Successful Pitch,” discussion on Friday, Dec. 2, at 1 p.m, presented by Wendy Robbins and Karen Paull of The Marijuana Show.

“PitchFest is one of the great events of Weed Week,” said one of the organizers, Cory Wray. “With the cannabis industry being so new, there is a lot of potential and possibility for new ideas and businesses. It’s our aim to connect innovators and investors and get things done.”

The best PitchFest ideas will then get to pitch to Ackrell Capital for a chance earn an investment and to join CannaVator, a business accelerator program for companies in the cannabis industry.

You know what they say - “Pitches get riches!” So if you have a cannabis business idea, register for PitchFest, attend the seminar, and knock-it-out of the park on Sunday, Dec. 4 to earn a gain a chance at an investment from Ackrell Capital.