The 2023 NGLCC Biz Pitch Top 15 Semi-Finalists

NGLCC is pleased to announce the eighth installment of the “LGBT Biz Pitch” entrepreneurial competition plenary – our own version of the ABC hit show Shark Tank – at the 2023 International Business & Leadership Conference in Denver, CO. For more information about the conference, visit

Finalists in “LGBT Biz Pitch” will present onstage in front of the conference plenary audience during the 2023 International Business & Leadership Conference. Entrepreneurs will be selected to give their best presentation on their company, a new or existing product, market, or other innovation with the purpose of gaining valuable feedback from an expert panel of judges. The one-minute pitch videos for each Finalist will be shared during the program in advance of the five-minute onstage presentation. The winner of “LGBT Biz Pitch” will receive $50,000 in cash & prizes, including a cash prize of $25,000 along with an additional $25,000 business consulting package.

Voting closes on Wednesday, August 2, 2023 at 11:59PM PT. Votes will be considered in the Finalist selection to pitch onstage during the 2023 NGLCC LGBT Biz Pitch Competition during the 2023 International Business & Leadership Conference in Denver, Colorado.

Votes are limited to one (1) per person per day.