Aviation guidance technology, EV marine propulsion and soup attract the attention of Investors at Monday’s DBA pitch event

Monday evening 4th October saw the welcome return to face-to-face events for Dorset Business Angels (DBA). Investors, sponsors and the DBA team gathered in Bournemouth to watch 5 pitches delivered by entrepreneurs. 16 expressions of interest were registered during the evening, with the most interest shown in the aviation guidance technology, EV marine propulsion and […]

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Investors attention piqued by a Digital fundraising business and a personal safety solutions company at the most recent DNA pitch event.

Dorset Business Angels met for their 2nd online pitch event in 2021 with some 40 attendees from across the UK & abroad. Pitching businesses have 10 minutes to present to the Angels, after which there is 5 minutes of Q & A, followed by discussions between the would-be investors on their decision to carry out […]

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Would you like to pitch at our next Dorset Business Angels (DBA), Investors’ Dinner?

Here is what you need to do Our next event is 10th February, and the deadline to apply to pitch is the 3rd of January. What we need if you are interested in pitching is the following: Ideally a One Page Summary– see our Entrepreneur Resources website page for a template. Your Business Plan– again see the Entrepreneur Resources […]

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How Dorset Business Angels can help you get funding

Funding

The primary, and best opportunity to get funding is pitching to our Dorset Business Angels (DBA) investors but there are also other ways we can help a business get funding. Pitches This is a business presentation lasting ten minutes, with five minutes of questions from investors, called a pitch – similar to Dragon’s Den on […]

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Our Pitch Events

There are four pitch events per year, held in February, April, June and October. Usually hosted at the Bournemouth Carlton Hotel or virtually via Zoom.

At each pitch event there will be 5 business presentation pitches of 10-15 minutes, to suit all investor appetites. These will be selected by the Dorset Business Angels directors nearer to the event. Short summaries will be posted to our Events page and distributed via our newsletter ahead of the event. Each pitch includes a Q&A session and is followed by a investor debate, held privately.

These pitches and our other social events are ideal opportunities for networking and learning about what is new and trending in a variety of industries. If you would like to be involved you can find out more on our Investors Membership page.

Our Next Pitch Event

Registration to our next event on January 24th 2022 is via our Eventbrite page.

From October 2021, DBA will run a mix of online and face to face events.

2022 Pitch Events

Monday 24th January - Bournemouth
Monday 4th April
Monday 20th June
Monday 3rd October