Fire Pitch Competition


(Application Below)

Women-led digital health companies are invited to Houston, Texas to compete in IGNITE Healthcare Network’s Annual Fire Pitch Competition.

This exciting event provides women entrepreneurs the opportunity to pitch their game-changing health solutions to an audience which includes potential mentors, angel investors, corporate executives, and attorneys.  Throughout this process, applicants will interact with leaders from the world’s largest medical center, the Texas Medical Center, as well as executives representing national healthcare companies.

Seven finalists will be chosen to pitch by the event’s Selection Committee.  Each finalist will then be matched with two to three highly experienced Advisors: 1) representing the voice of a prospective customer, 2) representing the voice of a prospective investor, and 3)  representing the voice of a clinician.  Check out our Advisors!

Event:  On October 25th, each finalist will present their ideas to a panel of industry-leading judges, at IGNITE’s annual Fire Pitch event to be held at the Texas Medical Center’s Innovation Institute.

Prizes:  Include – $15,000 convertible note from TMCx, admission to the TMCx Digital Accelerator Program, space and related support services provided at JLabs for 6 months, as well as cash prizes ranging from $5,000 – 1,500.  Surprise cash and in-kind prizes will also be featured at the event.

“If you’re a woman leading a digital health startup, double…triple down on this opportunity to participate in this year’s Ignite Fire Pitch competition. The engagement and enthusiasm from IGNITE and TMCx’s high caliber network has strengthened my role as CEO and accelerated our company’s trajectory.  Let it do the same for you!”

“From the moment our company was selected to participate in the inaugural Fire Pitch Competition, their investment in our success began. The amazing women of IGNITE are intent on making a difference.  And that they have! Taking 1st Place at Fire Pitch Competition ’17 proved pivotal in positioning our company to attain the next critical milestones on our roadmap. I am incredibly proud of our journey through part 1 of the Fire Pitch rewards. Revealix proudly joins the ranks of TMCx’s Digital Health Accelerator notable alumni, an incredible program and invaluable prize! The warm reception, relationships and recognition that were born from this experience continue to build. In fact, I’m thrilled at how Ignite Fire’s network is expanding our reach beyond Texas too. Look for Revealix to participate in the upcoming MedtechVision 2018 conference in Menlo Park, CA.”

Adrianna Cantu- Winner Fire Pitch 2017

Co-Founder/CEO, Revealix, Inc.

Interested in pitching your innovation? 

Applications open June 6th




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