PNC Wildcat Pitch Competition

PNC Wildcat Pitch Competition

Saturday, April 24, 2021


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PNC Business Innovation Summit

April 23 – 24

The PNC Business Innovation Summit is a time for the bright minds of the campus to learn valuable life lessons from industry leaders. This two day event includes opportunities to learn and connect with industry leaders and an opportunity to win seed funding for innovative business plans that will disrupt the current market and lead to lasting community change.  Contact Serenity Wright for all details and questions:


Friday, April 23, 2021


Sarah Sanders
Co-Founder of Native

Native is a platform using A.I. to understand consumer preferences and helping companies create products that people love.

Sanders began her career working in hospitality at the Tavern Restaurant Group, a family-owned business started by her father in Lexington, KY. Sarah’s passion for the food and beverage industry has been apparent since a young age, but during graduate school Sarah began to focus on technology and sustainability. Sanders earned her undergraduate degree in Business Management from the University of Kentucky and her MBA in International Business from Xavier University.


PNC Wildcat Pitch Competition

Saturday, April 24, 2021

This full day competition will allow student teams to pitch a business plan in their division, undergraduate or graduate, to compete for a spot in the final round. Perform your best pitch for a panel of prestigious judges for a chance to win seed money. $20,000 is up for grabs. 

Click here to Apply!

Dates to Remember

March 15
Intent to Compete Due

April 12
Business Plan Due

April 19
Final Slide Deck Due

April 24
Oral Pitch Competition


Saturday, April 24, 2021