Up to four businesses will be selected to compete for as much as $1 million in investment capital on BREW Pitch Night, but they must apply for the competition no later than Friday at 3 p.m.
All applications should be submitted online at www.brewpitchnight.com, said host committee member Stephen Loy, executive director of Louisiana Technology Park.
The BREW Pitch Night competition is scheduled for Nov. 19 at 6:30 p.m. in the Manship Theatre at the Shaw Center for the Arts, 100 Lafayette St.
BREW Pitch Night is part of Baton Rouge Entrepreneurship Week.
Ryan “Jume” Jumonville, founder and board chairman of United Networks of America, committed to an investment of as much as $1 million in a company to be selected by him and UNA CEO J. Brian Oliver.
MESH Integrated Marketing and Advertising agreed to provide a $5,000 cash prize for the audience’s favorite business.
Chase Bank provided $500 for the winner of a “Quick Pitch Lightning Round.