Pitch Pardi


Join us at the inaugural Pitch Pardi, a pitch competition where 10 entrepreneurs will have 5 minutes to pitch their ideas for capital and resources to help scale their ideas.


  • $5,000 Cash Prize

  • $2,500 Cash Prize

  • $1,000 Cash Prize

  • All 10 finalists will receive admission into the Black Hatch Fund Accelerator + over 10k in entrepreneurial services.

Joining us for this year’s pitch competition is:

  • AwayZone

  • Blackberry Blendz

  • CashSwap

  • Cheer Impact

  • Chuqlab

  • Deliverend

  • Eat Here Indy

  • Educate Me League

  • Qualifi

  • Strength In Om


  • Angela Smith-Jones, Deputy Mayor, City of Indianapolis, Economic Development

  • Aaron Vigil-Martinez, VP Small Business and Entrepreneurship, Indiana Economic Development Corporation

  • Jacqueline Troy, Central Indiana Women’s Business Center, Indy Chamber