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FFI FaBcap Accelerator Pitch Event

June 16 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm CDT

Back in September, we hosted the FFI FaBcap Kick-off event to launch the 2020-2021 accelerator cohort. The FFI FaBcap Accelerator Pitch Event brings this program full circle. A major piece of the program is to prepare growing businesses for pitching to investors and this offers our Cappers a stage to make their pitch to the world.

At this event hear from key stakeholders on what is happening in the food industry and what investors are currently looking for in food businesses. You’ll also hear from the ten businesses in our current FFI FaBcap Accelerator cohort on how they’ve grown since September and what their future trajectory is. More info to come!

[Tentative] Agenda (all times below are in Central Time)

10:00AM – 10:30AM | Welcome & Tech Overview
10:30AM – 11:15AM | Pitch Presentations + Feedback
  • Betterbin
  • Bunch Bar
  • Field to Freezer
11:15AM – 11:20AM | Industry Expert Lightning Talks
  • AVL Growth Partners
  • Consolidated Construction Company
  • Michael Best & Friedrich
11:20AM – 12:05PM | Pitch Presentations + Feedback
  • B&E’s Trees
  • Driftless Provisions
  • Slide Gourmet Potato Chips
12:05PM – 12:15PM | Industry Expert Lightning Talks
  • Compeer Financial
  • Kitchen Table Consultants (KTC)
  • Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC)
12:15PM – 12:45PM | Lunch Break with Networking Breakout Sessions
12:45PM – 1:45PM | Pitch Presentations + Feedback
  • Pachamama Empanadas
  • Soul Brew Kombucha
  • Wisconsin Soup Company
  • Elsie Mae’s Canning and Pies
1:45PM – 1:50PM | Industry Expert Lightning Talks
  • Summit Credit Union
  • Ogden Glazer + Shaefer
  • Agricultural Utilization Research Institute (AURI)
1:50PM – 2:20PM | Exciting Updates from FFI!
2:20PM – 2:30PM | Fun with Tera! Sample Box Opening and more!
2:30PM – 5:00PM | Happy Hour with Networking Breakout Groups, 1:1 Conversations, and Exploring the Marketplace

2020-2021 FFI FaBcap Accelerator Businesses


 

Thank you to our sponsors:
– Agricultural Utilization Research Institute (https://www.auri.org/)
– AVL Growth (https://avlgrowth.com/)
– Compeer Financial (https://www.compeer.com/)
– Consolidated Construction Co (https://www.consolidated-const.com/)
– Farm Credit (https://farmcredit.com/)
– Kitchen Table Consultants (https://www.kitchentableconsultants.com/)
– Madison Gas and Electric (https://www.mge.com/)
– Michael Best & Friedrich LLP (https://www.michaelbest.com/)
– Ogden Glazer + Schaffer (https://ogs.law/)
– Summit Credit Union (https://www.summitcreditunion.com/)
– Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (https://wedc.org/)

This event is free through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration.

Details

Date:
June 16
Time:
10:00 am - 3:00 pm CDT
Event Category:

Venue

Virtual

Organizer

Shelbie Blank
Phone:
608-890-0780
Email:
info@foodfinanceinstitute.org