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Pitchfest + Keynote Lunch

  • CBRE 234 South Brand Boulevard Glendale, CA, 91204 United States (map)

Join Brian Mac Mahon, founder of Expert DOJO for lunch while he offers enlightenment for early-stage entrepreneurs during his keynote speech:

What is the difference between success and failure for a startup?

The obstacles that face an early stage entrepreneur are many and only the chosen few make it past the finish line. Brian Mac Mahon, head of Expert DOJO will speak with you about how you can put your startup in pole position to create a massive company through following a simple proven structure with the right foundational pillars.

Expert DOJO is the fastest growing accelerator in Southern California. They help early-stage startups through investment, foundation, showcasing, influence and community.

Next it's on to  Pitchfest, Glendale Tech Week’s popular Shark Tank-style event. Preselected start-ups will present their ideas and products in front of a live audience and a panel of judges made up of entrepreneurs, angel investors and VC funders. Participants will compete for a $60,000 prize package. 

Pitchfest Finalists

Pitchfest Committee and Judges

Alex Bruno, Bruno Group, Inc.

Ana Quintana, Black Diamond Ventures

Ani Torosyan, Dish Divvy

Ara Aslanian, Inverselogic

Armen Vartanian, Oceanview Capital Partners, Inc.

Jessica First, Kilter

Silvana Arzeno Toledo, Collab&Play

Zachary Levine, Wolk & Levine