Pitch Practice Business Sessions

We are excited to launch Neider & Boucher’s Pitch Practice Business Sessions. These practice pitch sessions are offered as an opportunity for entrepreneurs who are seeking venture capital or angel money to improve their chances. At the invitation of Neider & Boucher interested businesses will have an opportunity to practice their pitch in front of our network of professionals.


When:   The 2nd Monday of every month from 8am-10am.

Who Will Advise:

We are pleased to announce that our network of professionals who will advise the Pitch Practice Businesses include:

Susie Younkle: Program Director, MERLIN Mentors

Dan Olszewski: Director of the Weinert Center for Entrepreneurship, UW School of Business

Amy Gannon: Co-Founder, The Doyenne Group, Inc.

Nhi Le: Director of gBeta Madison, gener8tor

Eugenia Podesta: Co-Founder, Synergy Co-Working

Juan Gomez: Technology Investment Associate, WEDC

Joey Frayne: Technology Investment Manager, WEDC

Bram Daelemans: Director of Investor Networks, Wisconsin Technology Council

Brandon Williams: Owner of Madison Noteworthy, NFL Alum


Who Will Pitch:

These practice pitch sessions are offered as an opportunity for entrepreneurs who are looking to pitch their business in a competition, to accelerators or to investors. If you have a pitch deck together and want to obtain feedback, we encourage you to apply.

Each session will consist of three businesses. Each business will present a ten minute pitch deck, followed by 30 minutes of feedback. The third pitch will always be a repeat pitch from a prior pitch session who is interested in a follow up critique.

Businesses must submit an application form. DOWNLOAD APPLICATION (PDF). Please send completed applications to pitchsessions@neiderboucher.com. Businesses who qualify will be emailed a pitch date and time along with a “What to Have Prepared” document.