The seventh episode of the third season of Pitch2Pitch recently took place at Networking Coworking Premium. This event brought together five inspiring Bulgarian startups who pitched their ideas to an esteemed panel of judges. The competition highlighted the talent and innovation present in the Bulgarian startup scene.
The participating startups included:
Birdz, represented by Tony Vlahov.
WARDROBE, presented by Alex Pantaleev.
Cocomeetups, led by Apollo L.
Locovoco, headed by Fred Bowker.
Enbank, founded by Nick Gospodinov.
The esteemed judges responsible for evaluating the pitches were:
Viktor Manev from Impetus Capital
Martina Grigorova, CEO at SIS
Stoyan Nedin, Vitosha Venture Partners
Borislav Borislavov, Angel Investor
Emil Shekerdzhiiski, Networking Premium Coworking and an Angel Investor
The event was made possible by the generous support of awards givers, sponsors, and partners:
• #Heineken Bulgaria • Health In Box Ltd | Micro Markets & healthy vending • Founder Institute Eastern Europe, led by Ivaylo Ivanov and Janet Todorova • Team Up, with the trainer Mila Petrova • Alexander Vladimirov, former VC from Formula Tech Bulgaria • Startup Europe Week Chief, Nadya KRASTEVA
The event was hosted by Atanas Neychev and Elena Peneva, with behind-the-scenes support from the NETWORKING Warriors production team and #Omai.TV.
Following the pitch presentations, the judges announced three winners: Apollo L. from Cocomeetups, who took home 1,000 BGN; Tony Vlahov from Birdz, who won 3,000 BGN; and Nick Gospodinov from Enbank, who secured the grand prize of 5,000 BGN.
Pitch2Pitch Season 3, Episode 7 showcased the promising future of innovation in the Bulgarian fintech sector, driven by the passion and creativity of the nation's ambitious entrepreneurs.