Dragons’ Den announces audition tour for latest season

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Dragons’ Den is kicking off a cross-Canada tour seeking Canada’s next up-and-coming startups to pitch on the show.

Auditions are open to companies of all stages, and participants are expected to pitch their businesses in five minutes or less. Prospective pitchers are encouraged to apply online and bring a completed application form to the audition. Attendance at the tour is not mandatory as startups can apply online, but producers say that it increases chances of selection.

Successful pitches will then move on to pitch to the Dragons in Toronto.

The full tour date includes:

  • February 10 – Toronto, ON
  • February 15 – Edmonton, AB
  • February 15 – Nanaimo, BC
  • February 16 – Windsor, ON
  • February 17 – London, ON
  • February 17 – Calgary, AB
  • February 17 – Vancouver, BC
  • February 21 – Guelph, ON
  • February 22 – Belleville, ON
  • February 23 – Kingston, ON
  • February 24 – Montreal, QC
  • February 24 – Ottawa, ON
  • February 24 – Barrie, ON
  • February 28 – Oshawa, ON
  • February 28 – Thunder Bay, ON
  • March 2 – Fredericton, NB
  • March 2 – Charlottetown, PEI
  • March 3 – Hamilton, ON
  • March 3 – Halifax, NS
  • March 3 – Cranbrook, BC
  • March 7 – Waterloo, ON
  • March 8 – Kelowna, BC
  • March 8 – Lethbridge, AB
  • March 10 – Calgary, AB
  • March 10 – Victoria, BC
  • March 14 – Collingwood, ON
  • March 14 – Prince George, BC
  • March 14 – Whitehorse, YT
  • March 16 – Abbotsford, BC
  • March 17 – St. John’s, NL
  • Mar. 17 – Vancouver, BC
  • March 21 – Regina, SK
  • March 23 – Saskatoon, SK
  • March 23 – Quebec City, QC
  • March 24 – Montreal, QC
  • March 24 – Winnipeg, MB
  • March 24 – Niagara Falls, ON
  • April 7 – Toronto, ON
Jessica Galang

Jessica Galang

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