Small and Medium Business (SMB) is a key sector that promotes innovation, job creation and ground-breaking business models. However, most entrepreneurs and start-ups find raising capital challenging while developing and growing their business.
Now in its second year, Etisalat’s Hello Business Pitch is giving entrepreneurs and start-ups (up to 3-years-old) another opportunity to raise their business to new heights and reach their full potential.
All eyes are on the prizes! Thanks to the engaging training session conducted by Dr. Petar Stojanov; our Top 25 teams have delivered their final pitches on 15 and 18 October 2020!
The Jury are now reviewing the pitches and we will announce the three winners Live at the Hello Business Pitch Awards Ceremony! Good Luck!
Simple. Identify which category you would come unde Ideators or Startups and get registered. Submit your details with relevant supporting records/documents, and upon being shortlisted and verified, you will be guided on the steps to follow. Three businesses under each category stand a chance to qualify as one of the six top businesses in the region, plus take back a generous cash reward too!
Our expert trainer, Dr. Petar Stojanov, will mentor the Top 25 with an insightful and inspiring training session designed to help them on their way to delivering the perfect pitch!
Well, the competition is seriously heating up! Our shortlisted businesses got the opportunity to wow the jury as they deliver their three-minute online pitches directly to our panel of experts.
Three online pitch sessions took place between 13th – 17th September, 2020. Our expert jury had passed their verdict and revealed the Top 25 candidates!
After an intensive and comprehensive assessment of hundreds of applications, we have shortlisted the top candidates based on their creative business models, demonstrative scalability, and the ability to effectively portray their potential business growth in a clear and concise way.
A huge congratulations on a job brilliantly done! We’d also like to offer our sincere commiserations to those businesses that didn’t make it through. We commend their efforts and thank them for taking part in Hello Business Pitch
Immerse yourself in the excitement of Hello Business Pitch 2 with our series of compelling videos chronicling the various stages of the competition.
Expertly trained, prepared and ready! Watch how the second group of finalists faced the jury to be at the top of the list.
Crunch time! With their training on how to deliver a perfect pitch, check out how the finalists dazzled the jury with their business ideas
Check out the insightful training session that Dr. Petar Stojanov presented to the Top 25 businesses on how to perfect their pitch.
Last but certainly not least! The third group of our shortlisted candidates take centre stage as they deliver their 3mins pitches to an expectant jury.
Time for the second group to step up to the plate and hit a home run! Will they succeed in impressing the jury?