On this first episode, creator and host of The Final Pitch, John Aguilar, journeys to HistoryCon and Slingshot 2017 in search of entrepreneur contestants, before welcoming the new batch of Investor Judges Mikee Romero, William Tiu Lim, Dino Araneta, and Jet Yu.
We also take a look at the first two entrepreneurs make their initial pitches. The first are foodpreneurs pitching a salted egg chicken skin business, the second a millennial pitching a travel aggregation platform.
Season 2, Episode 2: Initial Pitch, Day 1, continuation
On this episode, the first day of the Initial Pitches continues as more entrepreneurs present their businesses to the Investor Judges. These are: A stock market investment streamlining platform, An enterprise built around an invention that listens to motors, An alternative for a service used extensively by the medical industry, A provider of bridge financing for SMEs, and A platform for cross-border payments.
Season 2, Episode 3: Initial Pitch, Day 2: The Social Entrepreneurs
On this episode, social entrepreneurs take the stage as a guest judge from BPI Foundation joins our Investors to search for deserving recipients of a P500,000 equity-free grant. These social enterprises are: Healthy chips from General Santos A student loan program A disaster response platform Lifestyle products inspired by indigenous weaves A "cool" social franchising business A water pump CSR Program Lamps powered by salt water
Season 2, Episode 4: Initial Pitch, Day 3
On this episode, the last entrepreneurs for the Initial Pitch present their businesses to the Investor Judges. These are: A Filipino designed folding bicycle, A postal coding system solution, A job market platform, A food spoilage solution, A travel app for business travellers, A parking space app, and A game changing business for the gaming industry.
Season 2, Episode 5: Eliminations & Mentorship
Find out who among the entrepreneurs will make it to the show! And witness the first mentorship sessions covering the topics of: 1. Finance c/o mentor Joey Gotuaco of Bank of the Philippine Islands 2. Employee Benefits c/o Lito Lucas of Insular Life
Season 2, Episode 6: Jet Yu
On this episode, We get to know the millennial Investor Judge of The Final Pitch, Prime Philippines CEO Jet Yu. The entrepreneurs then proceed to their business challenge, where they are immersed in the world of real estate, culminating in a nerve-wracking pitch to real estate industry experts.
Season 2, Episode 7: Dino Araneta
On this episode, we meet the trailblazing founder and CEO of Quad X - the work hard, party harder Dino Araneta. The entrepreneurs then experience #Dinnovation as they scramble around Metro Manila to experience digital logistics at its best-or worst!
Season 2, Episode 8: Mikee Romero
On this episode, we get to know the billionaire sportsman Investor Judge of The Final Pitch, Philippines AirAsia co-founding owner Mikee Romero. The entrepreneur contestants then board a Philippines Air Asia flight to Davao for their business challenge where they try to out-sell and out-charm their rivals.
Season 2, Episode 9: William Tiu Lim
On this episode, we get to know Mega Global Corporation founder William Tiu Lim. The entrepreneur contestants are then sent to Zamboanga for their business challenge which takes them on a once-in-a-lifetime voyage to the Sulu Sea.
Season 1, Episode 10: Mentoring Session 2
We’re so close to the finale but we’ll take a break from all the challenges and get a chance to sit down with the entrepreneurs for their second batch of mentoring session. Watch how Senator Bam Aquino teaches a better way of pitching business ideas to possible investors and how Mr. Kenneth Cobonpue shares his expertise on branding your business.