The Henry and Stark Counties Fast Pitch Competition provides the fledgling business owner or potential entrepreneur the opportunity to pitch their idea to win cash and prizes that could help launch or expand a business.
The competition will be held on Thursday, April 24 at the Black Hawk College Community Education Center in Kewanee from 9-1 with a Mock Fast Pitch practice session set for March 20th.
Denny Rewerts is a board member with the Stark County Economic Development Corporation and he says the mock session is an essential step in the process…
Mar 7 fast pitch 1...:67...their business
Doug Haffner of Wyoming is the owner of Haffner’s Fantastic Creations which specializes in graphic design, sculpture, painting and signs.
He got his start with the Fast Pitch program and was the winner for 2012…
Mar 7 fast pitch 2...:69...first one
Haffner advises any potential entrepreneur to follow their dreams and go for it…
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For further information on the Fast Pitch Program, contact the University of Illinois Extension at 756-9978 or web.extension.illinois.edu