THE PITCH SEASON 3
Search for the TOP 10 Begins
Top 25 to present Elevator Pitches to the Judges for a place in the TOP 10
Elevator Pitches to be telecast starting September 6th, 2013
Mumbai, September 4th, 2013: Bloomberg TV India, the nation’s premier English business news channel’s third season of THE PITCH moves into its second phase. The first phase, which was a nationwide call-for-entries, saw the channel receive close to 5000 entries.
Subsequently the jury, comprising of successful entrepreneurs Mahesh Murthy, Vishal Gondal and Neeraj Roy, have identified the top 25 contenders. These 25 contenders will present their Elevator Pitches to the Jury for a place in the TOP 10 of THE PITCH Season 3. The Jury will evaluate these aspirants on the brilliance of their business pitches and their individual excellence.
Starting 6th September, Bloomberg TV India will exclusively telecast THE PITCH Season 3 at on Fridays and on Sundays.
The final 10 contestants will face challenges thrown to them by some of India's most prominent new age entrepreneurs each week. In every episode, an entrepreneur will assign tasks to the participants. The tasks will challenge the aspirants on the most critical skills required to be a successful entrepreneur and by eliminating the weakest performer, narrow down to the most competent and deserving aspirant who goes on to receive the funding of up to Rs. 5 crore from Seedfund.
The Pitch Season 3 is presented by Reliance Commercial Finance and powered by Hyundai. Big Daddy Productions are the concept partners for The Pitch. The show will be supported by a 360 degree marketing campaign spread across Television, Outdoor, Print, OOH, Online, Mobile, Radio, Multiplex, Retail, Restaurants, Malls, etc.
About Bloomberg TV India:
Bloomberg TV India, nation’s premier English business news channel with unique access to newsmakers and research-based data, illuminates stories that affect companies and industries. Bloomberg TV India provides immediate perspective on critical business news as it happens, from where it happens. Backed by an enviable squad of Indian journalists, global network of 150 bureaus and 2500 professionals, we deliver actionable insights to our viewers.
Bloomberg TV India’s focus on delivering breaking news and key insights aligns with Bloomberg's overall goal of being the world's most influential news organization. The core of the channel’s viewership is formed by influential leaders, business executives, and affluent professionals.
Bloomberg TV India is distributed by Reliance Broadcast Network Ltd., the multi-media entertainment conglomerate from the Reliance Group specializing in creating and executing integrated media solutions for brands.
About Big Daddy Productions:
Big Daddy Productions is a subsidiary of Globosport India Pvt Ltd owned by tennis player Mahesh Bhupathi. Big Daddy Productions has conceptualized, nurtured and produced multiple television shows namely “Making The Cut” for MTV India and “The Pitch ” amongst others and are now producing Brand related content. In addition Big Daddy Productions has produced a Feature film “Chalo Dilli” and currently producing 2 more feature films.