Original source and pictures + a pdf version With a focus on managing waste in Freetown, the “Mayor’s Pitch Night Special” held on 1st August, 2018 was an outstanding example of how Freetown’s business community can generate solutions to some of our most pressing problems. The event was opened by the Chairman of GEN Sierra…Read More Freetown Pitch Night Report Theme: Mayor’s Pitch Night Special
The theme for the December 6th Freetown Pitch Night was “Design for Development ”. For the very first time, the Freetown Pitch Night had 5 students to pitch their business ideas. The students were from Limkokwing University of Creative Technology. All five will be graduating in 2019. Four of the students were from the faculty…Read More Report: Freetown Pitch Night- December 6th 2017 Venue: 232, Lumley Beach.
The theme for the October 4th Freetown Pitch Night was “Made in Sierra Leone-Local Building Constructions Materials ”. According to UNIDO by 2050, two-thirds of the global population will live in cities. This will put serious pressure on developing countries like Sierra Leone where local construction infrastructure is at an early stage. The use of…Read More Report: Freetown Pitch Night- October 4th 2017
Mutzig and Global Entrepreneurs Network Sierra Leone have formed a partnership to support the new breed of entrepreneurs in Sierra Leone through monthly event called “Freetown Pitch Night” The Freetown Pitch Night is a platform that builds, nurtures and provides opportunities to a new breed of entrepreneurs in Sierra Leone. The partnership will therefore ensure…Read More Sierra Leone Brewery and GEN Sierra Leone Partnership
The theme for the September 6th Freetown Pitch Night was “Disrupting Finance: Fintech”. FinTech stands for Financial Technologies,: technologies used and applied in the financial services sector. FinTech is coming to represent technologies that are disrupting traditional financial services, including mobile payments, money transfers, loans, fundraising, and asset management. “The sad fact is many of…Read More Report: Freetown Pitch Night- September 6th 2017