You’re invited to…
The Pitch

Are you a small business, entrepreneur, start up, or solo worker looking to step it up?

The Pitch offers you the chance to win free city centre hot desking space for 12 months at Smithfield Works, Stoke’s premium workplace, worth over £1,000. Plus, Staffordshire Chambers of Commerce will provide 12 months free Start Up membership, giving the winner access to their support and expertise.

To enter, complete the form below by 15th February 2023.

Submissions will be assessed by our judging panel, comprised of Stoke-on-Trent Councillor Abi Brown, Staffordshire Chambers of Commerce Head of Projects and Business Support, Tom Nadin, and a representative from Genr8 Developments.

Of the online entries, a shortlist of applicants will be chosen to pitch in person at Smithfield Works on 6th March 2023.

We can’t wait to see why your business should be on the list.

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Terms and conditions:

Entries must be submitted by 15th February 2023. Entries received after this date will not be considered.

Prize is one year’s membership for a hot desk or allocated resident desk at Smithfield Works, Stoke-on-Trent. Membership is for one person / business, and is not transferable.

By submitting this form, you give permission for you and your business to be contacted by the judging panel, Smithfield Works, Genr8 Developments and/or their partners in relation to the competition.

A shortlist of applicants will be chosen by 24th February 2023, and must be available to present a business case in person at Smithfield Works on 6th March 2023.

Start-up Membership to the Staffordshire Chambers of Commerce to be arranged directly.

The successful applicant will be announced on 10th March 2023, with the membership active from 1st April 2023.