Good Food Spotlight



A monthly event for food business owners, investors and advisors 

The Good Food Spotlight is a “pitchfest” with actionable information for everyone:

  • Good food companies at various stages of growth and investment present business challenges. 
  • A panel of food business and investment experts return instant feedback.  
  • The audience interacts live, responding to key questions.

Join our next event to learn about enterprise solutions changing our food system, mingle with the good food community and pick up a few tips for your own business.

Interactive.  Investment-wise.  Informative.

Join us on April 26 2018!

The Good Food Spotlight on Thursday, April 26th will be presented as part of the Real Food x Real Talk Conference from PilotWorks!  

Join good food entrepreneurs and impact investors for this popular interactive workshop focused on solving business growth opportunities. Entrepreneurs present business challenges and discuss them with a panel of investors and food business experts. The audience votes via texting surveys on a variety of topics to help the entrepreneurs grow and shape their business.

Come to network! Come to learn! Come to share!

  • 2pm: Keynote: Building a Purpose Driven Brand, Scott Norton, Co-founder of Sir Kensington’s
  • 3pm: Panel Discussion: Distribution for the New Food Economy
  • 4pm: Good Food Spotlight Pitchfest, presented with Slow Money NYC
  • 5pm: Networking + Light Refreshments

Ready to present?   Produce your own vinaigrette or veggie burgers, run a CSA, or want feedback on your new delivery app? If you’ve got a food business at any stage inspired by Slow Money Principles The deadline to apply for the April 26th event is April 11th.  Apply to present here.

Details here    Tickets here

“This experience has enhanced our enthusiasm to the next level. There were so many great entrepreneurs in the room. The experts were also phenomenal!”  

                                 – Rakhya El-Amin, CEO, Chef El- Amin, foodpreneur presenter Feb 2017



A food business investment expert?  We’re always looking for judges inspired by Slow Money Investment Criteria who have experience with food businesses, investing, marketing, storytelling, brand voice, refining product, and tasting in the sector, and are excited to provide feedback to start-up food businesses.  Let us know your interest in sharing your expertise by emailing us here.

Keep in touch!  Join our MeetUp group to be alerted to every event invitation.


2018 Good Food Spotlight Schedule

April 26th – Special Event!

June 11, 2018

September 10, 2018

November 12, 2018


Questions?  Just email us.

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