The best people to tell you about The Pitch are our previous judges, sponsors and student teams. Each year we are delighted to partner with leading global brands and industry leaders, to host a unique marketing competition showcasing the talent of aspiring marketers nationwide. Here you’ll be able to gain an insight into The Pitch and discover the real life experiences of those involved.

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    Evie Johnson, Winner of The Pitch, 2017

    “Graduates can’t afford to take a back seat in marketing and as placements become more and more common, they need to find other ways to have an edge..."

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    Sam Willan, Marketing Manager, StudentUniverse

    "Partnering with the CIM for The Pitch, as sponsors in 2017 and as a judge in 2018 has been a hugely valuable experience for StudentUniverse..."

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    Sarah Wood, Marketing Director, Wilkinson Sword

    "It’s been a revelatory day for me. According to the returning judges, the standard of the pitches was higher than ever before..."

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    Rhys Plater, Winner of The Pitch 2016

    "Standing out as a graduate is not easy. However through being a part of The Pitch and winning in 2016, I was able to go straight into the industry as a Marketing and Development Officer..."

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