The Good Food Financing & Innovation Conference is the Midwest’s premiere event for thought leaders, innovators, stakeholders and entrepreneurs to learn, connect, cultivate ideas and drive innovation.

Entrepreneurs, get your game on! Apply to compete for cash prizes and in-kind services at the 2018 Good Food Pitch Slam! Selected entrepreneurs will be invited to pitch onstage at the June 19 F&IC Conference at the Morgan Manufacturing events space in Chicago.

Winners will receive cash prizes and in-kind services, and pitching companies are also provided a demo table at the Conference’s Financing Fair, which immediately follows the Pitch Slam. Businesses that have participated in past conferences have raised more than $50 million in capital!

The competition will be judged by a diverse panel of successful food industry thought leaders and experts. Preference will be given to businesses that have leadership teams or manufacturing facilities that are located in the Midwest region and /...
The Good Food Financing & Innovation Conference is the Midwest’s premiere event for thought leaders, innovators, stakeholders and entrepreneurs to learn, connect, cultivate ideas and drive innovation.

Entrepreneurs, get your game on! Apply to compete for cash prizes and in-kind services at the 2018 Good Food Pitch Slam! Selected entrepreneurs will be invited to pitch onstage at the June 19 F&IC Conference at the Morgan Manufacturing events space in Chicago.

Winners will receive cash prizes and in-kind services, and pitching companies are also provided a demo table at the Conference’s Financing Fair, which immediately follows the Pitch Slam. Businesses that have participated in past conferences have raised more than $50 million in capital!

The competition will be judged by a diverse panel of successful food industry thought leaders and experts. Preference will be given to businesses that have leadership teams or manufacturing facilities that are located in the Midwest region and / or serve the Chicago foodshed (i.e. IL and any state that borders IL). It is anticipated that the selected winners will highlight a CPG product that is related to healthy and sustainable food sources. All submitted entries require submission of a 90-second video pitch describing the concept or idea. Number of finalists will depend on the number and quality of entries received. For more details visit bit.ly/2HES1GG.

DISCLAIMER: FamilyFarmed and the Good Food Accelerator makes no representations or warranties of any kind concerning the Good Food Financing & Innovation Conference, Financing Fair selection process and the Financing Fair, express or implied. In no event shall FamilyFarmed and the Good Food Accelerator and its trustees, directors, officers, employees, consultants, Financing Fair selection committee, and affiliates be liable for any advice, information or decisions made for or on behalf of FamilyFarmed and the Good Food Accelerator, the Good Food Financing & Innovation Conference and the Financing Fair, or for incidental or consequential damages of any kind, including economic damages or injury to property and lost profits, regardless of whether FamilyFarmed and the Good Food Accelerator shall be advised, shall have other reason to know, or in fact shall know of the possibility of the foregoing.
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Chelsea Callahan
Admin
Chelsea Callahan Manager, Entrepreneurial Programs
Jim Slama
Admin
rebecca frabizio
Admin
rebecca frabizio Good Food Accelerator Director