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CTA Foundation Pitch Competition 

The Consumer Technology Association Foundation was thrilled to host our annual pitch competition live at CES 2023!

Watch an electrifying pitch competition featuring startups with technologies that help people of all ages and abilities get out into the world, whether for work or play! Expert judges will evaluate, and you will pick the audience choice winner!

2023 Winners

Grand Prize Winner: GoodMaps
Runner Up: ReBokeh

Audience Choice: Xander

Thank You to Our 2023 Pitch Sponsors!

2023 Host, Judges and Panelists

Pitch Contest Host

Host: Albert Lawrence, Host/Producer, Amazon Live and Correspondent, CBS Innovation Nation 

Pitch Contest Judges

Judges: Nicole Butler (KW inc), Moaz Hamid (mvmt ventures) and Ben Moultrie (Spock Ventures)

Pitch Contest Panelist

Panelist: Melissa Andresko (Lutron), Robbie Cabral (BenjiLock) and Sarah Storelli (Amazon Web Services)

Benefits for the Pitch Winner

The winner of the CTA Foundation Pitch Competition will receive the following:

  • The Judge’s winner will receive $3,000. The Audience Choice winner will receive $2,000.
  • Recognition and interview opportunities through the CTA Foundation network
  • Meeting opportunities with CTA Foundation Executives and Trustees
  • Be featured as part of Established’s Startup of the Year Podcast.

Eligible Companies

Companies eligible to participate in the pitch competition must meet the following criteria:

  • Have less than $1 million in annual revenue.
  • Have raised less than $30 million in investments.
  • A CES 2023 Exhibitor

View the full rules and eligibility requirements. 

Previous CTA Foundation Pitch Winners

CES 2022
Caregiver Smart Solutions
CES 2022 Audience Choice
CES 2021
CES 2021 Audience Choice
CES 2020
CES 2019
CES 2019
Waverly Labs