Pitch Herkimer County

Friday, February 19th, 2021

 Pitch Herkimer County is a county-wide live pitch competition that brings the entrepreneurial spirit to life, pairing aspiring entrepreneurs with a diverse cast of judges tasked with helping them kick start the next big idea! After all, even a great idea could use a little support. And with a $5,000 grant prize on the line, the pressure is on! 

Judging: Judges will review all submitted business plans and discuss the pitch prior to pitch day

Eligibility: The competition is open to Herkimer County residents and businesses only. Must be a start-up or in business for less than one year.

Awards and Prizes: $5,000 plus pro bono support from various organizations. There will be four additional awards of $500 each for runners up with pro-bono support as well.

More Information: For additional information, email or call the IDA office at (315) 866-3000

Contest Timeline

Rules and Requirements

Meet the Judges

A Revolutionary Tradition
Business Parks
Available Properties
Herkimer County Map