Entrepreneurs and Emerging Brands

The Emerging Brand Stage is where Venture Capitalists and innovative pet product companies come together to create a roadmap for new pet product success. It offers a unique opportunity for emerging brands to connect with investors, network with decision-makers and founders, and train with Venture Capitalists to participate in live Product Pitch Competitions and Pitch to the Pros.

Attendees will learn about pet market-specific challenges and opportunities and gain insight into today’s consumer demands and how emerging brands are responding through short educational sessions. The Summit features LIVE ‘Product Pitch’ competitions and training sessions presented by Leap Venture Studio, Petcare Innovation Prize – Powered by Purina, with prizes up to $10,000 and awards being presented live on stage daily.