Join us for Boise Pitch Night!

Listen to a keynote, and three back-to-back pitches followed by a Q&A session then enjoy networking & happy hour.

Investors, funders, local startups, and trailhead members will hear pitches from three local/regional startups actively fundraising. Each individual will present a 7-minute pitch with 2-3 minutes of Q&A followed by a networking/social hour.

Seats are limited so reserve yours now!

Date and Time

Tuesday, January 31st, 2023
4:30pm to 6:30pm


Trailhead Boise
500 South 8th Street
Boise, ID, 83702

Meet our Pitchers

Blue Planet Optics
Erica Buyalos

Blue Planet Optics is the world’s first contact lens brand centered around sustainability. With cruelty-free products that use less plastic per unit, consumers can help the planet with the way they see the world.

Anywhere Saddlebags
Elaine Aterburn

Anywhere Saddlebags is a customizable portable modular storage organizer designed to accommodate various functions in our daily lives e.g., in vehicles to provide access to those small items a driver wants at their fingertips, in our home e.g., couch or recliner for remote controls, on bicycles to put our cell phones, readers, ID at our fingertips, walkers, strollers, healthcare environments, etc.

Pay4Me App
Paul Adah

Pay4Me App simplifies tuition and fee payments for international students by converting their local currencies in real-time for instant payouts to colleges and universities. With Pay4Me App, millions of international students will be able to seamlessly access financial services like bank accounts, debit cards, and secured credit cards.

Colin Cardenaz

Amigoes is a disruptive innovation in digital marketing. A new type of marketing platform that provides consumable advertising for customers looking for fun things to do while saving money and spending time with friends and family. Don’t miss an opportunity to get in on the ground floor with the latest tech giant being born in Idaho!

Boise Pitch Night is proudly sponsored by Perkins Coie.

Event Agenda

  • 4:35 pm: Opening remarks & Welcome by Trailhead
  • 4:40 pm: Keynote – Ashely Crafton, CEO of Galena Innovations
  • 4:50 pm: Blue Planet Optics
  • 5:00 pm: Anywhere Saddlebags
  • 5:10 pm: Pay4Me App
  • 5:20 pm: Amigoes
  • 5:30 pm: Next Steps
  • 5:40 pm: Networking & Happy Hour
  • 6:30 pm: End

Entrepreneurs interested in pitching can fill out our BPN application. Investors interested in learning more can email Trailhead’s Program Manager, Alina Gilmore at