What would you give to get 2.5 crores for your startup? Now imagine getting it on national television from a distinguished set of industry veterans? That’s essentially The Pitch.
Essentially it’s a reality show with 10 contestants, who were selected from over 500 applications. Each week on a fresh episode, a business leader will design and assign business tasks to the participants. The tasks will be designed to challenge the aspirants on the most critical skills required to be a successful entrepreneur and by eliminating the weakest performer.
The winner gets to walk away with upto Rs.5 crores in funding from reputed angels and VC’s. This year’s judges were Mahesh Murthy of Pinstorm & SeedFund, Vishal Gondal of IndiaGames, Alok Kejriwal of Games2win and Neeraj Roy of Hungama.
This year’s winner was Sujayath Ali, the Co-Founder and CEO Voonik.com. He won a whopping INR 2.5 Crores in funding from SeedFund on the Final Episode of Bloomberg India’s ‘The Pitch 3.0’ after competing against 10 other amazing Entrepreneurs. You can catch the episodes on their website – btvin.com/thepitch.