Calling all business owners and founders! You have 48 hours left to enter The Pitch

  • by IMAGE

The clock is ticking on your chance to enter The Pitch, an exclusive competition by IMAGE and Samsung to find Ireland's leading self-starter, and award them with up to €100,000 worth of prizes to boost their business.

Entries close at midnight on Wednesday, August 14. So, with just over 48 hours to go, here's a recap of what we are looking for...


We are looking for game-changers of Ireland. Business women and men who work hard to reach milestones, to drive their teams to success and to collaborate, innovate and inspire everyone around them. We know entrepreneurs are changing the game for Irish business. Are you one of them?


If you're an entrepreneur who's bringing talent, creativity, tenacity and smart thinking to 21st-century business, then IMAGE and Samsung want to ensure you get every chance of success. The Pitch is getting behind you, so you can get out in front and shine.

How it works

How it works is simple. After the Wednesday deadline, we'll whittle down the entrants to a select shortlist, who will then be invited to City Hall in Dublin to take part in a live pitch on September 5th. Once there, it will be up to you to state your case by winning over our esteemed judges. The panel consists of Jo Malone CBE (entrepreneur and founder of Jo Loves), Bobby Kerr (broadcaster and founder of the Insomnia Coffee Company), Linda Nolan (Head of Marketing Samsung Ireland), Clodagh Edwards (CEO IMAGE Publications) and last year's winner Jennifer Rock (CEO and founder of The Skin Nerd).

The winner will be chosen on the day and will take home a prize package of Samsung technology worth up to €100,000, all designed to help your business achieve success.

To assist you leverage this further, you’ll also receive a multi-platform media package from IMAGE Media to promote your business.

What are waiting for?

Have you a business making noise in your industry? A business that's driven by a strong entrepreneur. A business that could benefit from a prize worth up to €100,000? Simply head to and spend 10 minutes entering to be in with a chance to impress our judges on September 5th. Ten minutes to transform your business? Race you to the entry form.


So, what are you waiting for? Entries close on Wednesday, August 14th at midnight.

Visit to make your case to be included in the shortlist.



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Get pitching!


Read more: Meet the 2018 winner

Read more: Jo Malone on supporting business


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