March 9th – Rock County Jumpstart Accelerator Pitch Night


Lt. Governor Mandela Barnes will be the keynote speaker at the Jumpstart Accelerator Pitch Night event on March 9th, 2022 at the Beloit Public Library.

Join us for the Jumpstart Accelerator Pitch Night, as our 7 program participants showcase their hard work. These hardworking business owners will highlight what they’ve learned during the 10-week accelerator program and what they will do to take their business to the next level.

Our Accelerator Participants are:

▪ 5 Star Tainos – Rose Dones
▪ Always and Forever – Shatoria Teague
▪ Backyard Barbecue – Lester Grace
▪ Blessed Divine Creations – Paquita Reddish
▪ JSweets Homemade Treats – Jessica Quince
▪ Loggins Cleaning – Tennisha Loggins
▪ Montalvo Landscaping – Corey Montalvo


5:00pm – Food served, networking

6:00pm – Regina Dunkin, Chair, Greater Beloit Economic Development Corporation & Beloit City Council Member

6:05pm – Genia Stevens, Founder & Executive Director, Rock County Jumpstart

6:15pm – Lt. Governor Mandela Barnes

6:30pm – 8:00pm: Pitch event

This is a free event, but seating is limited at the Beloit Public Library, so registration is required.

Food will be provided by several of our Rock County Jumpstart members – 5 Star Tainos, Backyard Barbecue, JSweets Homemade Treats, and Snacks and Stuff

Register for Event – Registration Required