Pitch for Investment with Entrepreneurs Collective

6pm, Wednesday 22 February

Our first of 2023, our monthly series in partnership with Entrepreneurs Collective is back,  series providing an opportunity for entrepreneurs to demonstrate their company plan or product in exchange for funding. Aspiring entrepreneurs may use these challenges to hone their business abilities, raise publicity for their business concept or product, and possibly earn funding to help them achieve their goals with the opportunity to secure up to £150,000 in investment for winning startups.

Entrepreneurs Collective is a member community of 5000+ members  Including Founders, Angel Investors, VCs and Startup Enthusiasts.

Hear from five founders that are looking to disrupt the market with their business idea each with a 5 minute presentation and 5 minute Q&A from both them panel of investor judges.

How can participating in pitch competitions benefit you?

  • Finetune your message
  • Gain visibility
  • Build strategic connections.
  • Opportunity for investment

Each month – one pitching space will be allocated to Home Grown members.  For your opportunity to pitch, please get in touch with your pitch deck and if successful, we will be in contact to  confirm your space.

These pitching evenings  take place monthly at Home Grown, hosted by Michael Blakeley with a full  judging panel of  investors

The companies speaking will be:

Mintseer – A social media power house which focuses on brand building with extraordinary influencers on social media.

Presented by Nikki Orrason – Team Leader

BRITEthink – Tech and Quality driven awarding body delivering accredited UK qualifications internationally.

Presented by Robert Mitton – Co-Founder & CEO

Nexus Digital Technology – Shaping the future of global healthcare and establishing sustainable smart health communities.

Presented by Mona Hayat – Founder & CEO

StepStack – A mobile app that rewards you for being active.

Presented by David Moran – Co-Founder

North – Providing first-class mental health support 24/7/365. To get the expert help you need whenever you need it, head North!

Presented by Dr Ute Liersch – Founder

The Pro Box – AI Driven Interactive Beauty, Wellness & Fashion TV Platform.

Presented by Rose Sterling – Co-Founder & CEO


  • 18:00 – 18:45 || Doors open & Socialize
  • 18:45 – 19:00 || Opening remarks and introductions
  • 19:00 – 20:20 || 6 Startup Pitches (5 min pitch + 5 min Q&A)
  • 20:20 – 20:30 || Competition Results & Closing Announcements
  • 20:30 – 21:00 || Networking with Attendees
  • 21:00 – Drinks Nearby

This event is complimentary and includes a welcome drink. Open to members and non members – non members email reservations@homegrownclub.co.uk

Please respect our time and attend at the start time we have allocated

Applications are accepted to pitch from startups who are bootstrapping right through to Series A. Are you looking to take your business to the next level? Please get in touch with us at membersevents@homegrownclub.co.uk  with your pitch deck.