San Diego Tech Coast Angels presents the Eighth Annual John G Watson Quick Pitch Competition



Quick Pitch Overview
Announcing the Eighth Annual Quick Pitch Competition, now called the John G. Watson Quick Pitch Competition. This event showcases talented entrepreneurs seeking funding. Company finalists will present two-minute pitches to an expert panel of judges and an audience of over 500 leaders within the entrepreneurial community. Each pitch will be judged based upon content and presentation quality. Competition winners will be announced at the conclusion of the evening and the winners will be awarded cash and prizes on behalf of the sponsors.

Why you should attend

• Network and build relationships with experienced Tech Coast Angels investors, who can provide you with valuable insights about your business ventures.

• Experience the fun and interactive competition competition as these up-and-coming entrepreneurs present their ventures in two minutes or less to an expert panel.

• Meet face-to-face with the Quick Pitch Finalists and view their innovative product and technology displays.

• Enjoy two gourmet receptions, before and after the competition, and mix with the movers and shakers from San Diego’s entrepreneurial and business community. Bring plenty of business cards!  

Who Should Attend
Capital providers, CEOs, VPs, directors, senior managers, entrepreneurs, service providers, entrepreneurial support professionals, academic faculty and students.

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2014 Finalists:

AstroPrint Drew Taylor, CEO

Companion Medical Sean Saint, CEO

CleverPet Dan Kundsen, Co-Founder

Doctible Ajit Viswanathan, CEO

Electrozyme Joshua Windmiller, CEO & Co-Founder

Get TAGit, Inc. Ana Bermudez, CEO & Founder

Hush Technology, Inc. Daniel Lee, CEO

nPruv, Inc. J. Summer Rogers, CEO

Primo Wind, Inc. Ned McMahon, CEO

StrongVolt Ian Sells, CEO

Wyldfire Brian Freeman, CEO


Date: September 25, 2014 | Thursday
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Place: Irwin M. Jacobs Qualcomm Hall
5775 Morehouse Rd.
San Diego, CA 92121

Student:$30 (email Linda for code)
General Registration:$65

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2014 Quick Pitch Sponsors

Lead Sponsors

San Diego Business Journal www.sdbj.com

Janssen Labs www.janssenlabs.com

Stradling Yocca Carlson & Rauth  www.sycr.com

Qualcomm www.qualcomm.com

Supporing Sponosors

Knobbe Martens knobbe.com

ResMed www.resmed.com


The Startup Garage www.thestartupgarage.com

Bill Ludwig Productions www.billludwigproductions.com/

Email Linda Wells

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Thu, 09/25/2014 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm


Irwin M. Jacobs Qualcomm Hall
5775 Morehouse Rd.
San Diego 92121



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