Rules and Regulations

One Voice Awards

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One Voice Leadership Summit Competition Rules and Regulations  

Submission Acceptance

By submitting your application and video, I acknowledge that I have read & understand the following OVLS ‘Rules and Regulations”:

Participation Criteria:

  • Participant must be engaged throughout the entire process, no transferring or sharing pitch participation.

  • Participant must utilize the same email address throughout the entire process and that email address should be the business email.

  • Participant must pitch an existing business solution which is in existence and currently in business, or a future endeavor in need of an investment.

  • Pitches must not be longer than three (5) minutes in the live-virtual finals.

  • Participants agree to be available for all mandatory sessions and the exception will be determined by OVLS administrators only.

  • Should you be included in the top five, you will be notified of next steps and requirements, not being able to fulfill the required steps will result in disqualification.

  • The Live pitch will be held in person, and it is a requirement to attend a training session (time slots will be made available to all top five finalists) failure to selected and attend a timeslot will result in disqualification.

  • By participating in the OVLS competition, business owners give us the right to post and use pitch videos/recordings of live pitch sessions for marketing purposes.





$99 $299


  • Full Day Summit Access (Value: $2,999)

  • Access to all Summit general sessions and in-person masterclasses.

  • General Seating

  • Official Summit Guide

  • Access to all Exclusive Facebook Offer Lab Community.


$199 $499


  • Full Day Summit Access (Value: $2,999)

  • VIP Seating

  • Access to Everything In General Admission

  • Access to
    Friday & Saturday VIP Networking Luncheon with Clinton K. Powell and Industry Leaders.

  • Access to
    VIP Lounge featuring light bites, coffee, tea, snacks.

  • Access to
    Friday & Saturday VIP Networking Luncheon with Clinton K. Powell and Industry Leaders.

  • Swag Bag, Digital Recording of event

  • Access to
    Exclusive Facebook Offer Lab community.

  • Early Access to General & Masterclass sessions


Only 25 Tickets available

$399 $799


  • Early Access
    to GENERAL and MASTERCLASS sessions

  • Platinum Seating

  • Access to
    VIP Awards Summit Opening Reception Thursday

  • Access to
    Friday & Saturday VIP Networking Luncheon with Clinton K. Powell and Industry Leaders.

  • Access to
    VIP Lounge featuring light bites, coffee, tea, snacks etc.

  • Swag Bag,
    Digital Recording of event
    & Summit T-Shirt

  • Business Building Sessions Day 3

  • Professional High Resolution Head Shots

  • Professional High Quality Promo Video

  • Access to
    Exclusive Facebook Offer Lab community.

General Competition Information:

  • Participants are not required to use the three (5) minutes pitch time; however, they will not be permitted to exceed this time.

  • You will be assigned a Corporate Mentor who will provide feedback and coaching, upon assignment, it is your responsibility to schedule at least two sessions with your mentor and arrive on time and prepared.

  • No slides, screen sharing, video or audio-visual support will be permitted, and no personal backgrounds will be used in the competition.

  • If you provide a product, you will be permitted to use props, samples, product demonstrations during their pitch, if the object can be held or displayed during their allotted three (5) minute presentation and it does not interfere with the use of technology.

  • All recordings, including the live pitch, are the sole ownership of the OLVS and may be used in any manner, form or medium including distribution of links that provide access to archived or stored recordings/captures of the event.

  • Live presentation will be judged by various members of OLVS leadership team and sponsor companies. Judges will engage in a short Q&A segment with participants immediately following their pitch in the live pitch event.

  • The live pitch is open to a public audience for viewing. When the time comes, we encourage you to extend an invitation to your clients, family, and friends.

  • A list of top five finalists will be shared with the corporate judges and mentors at the end of the competition.

  • OLVS does not guarantee participants will be awarded a contract or secure new business.

  • One company will be awarded the grand prize of $10,000.

  • OLVS reserves the right to disqualify participants for not meeting required deadlines, rules, and regulations.

  • When a decision is required, OLVS will be the final authority.

Mandatory Tech Check/Competition Prep Session:

  • Upon notification that you have been selected as a top five finalist, you will receive request to provide additional information to validate your business. Failure to comply by the date required will result in disqualification.

  • Each finalist will be provided a pitch deck template to be utilized for live pitch. Deck is required to be submitted 48hrs prior to the pitch competition.

  • You are required to attend a technical check, mentor meet-n-greet, both dates will be provided shortly after you are notified of your standing. In some cases, there may be multiple dates to select. Failure to select and attend will disqualify you from the competition.

  • The OLVS will notify you via email, should you be disqualified for any reason during the competition.

2024 Sponsors

One Voice Leadership Pitch competition is made possible through the support of our sponsors and participating corporate partners. We thank each of the companies featured below for their assistance in making the competition a success.

If you would like information on how your corporation can participate, please contact us at [email protected]

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