Win A Business is coming to Nashville, Tennessee

Event Details:


Boot Camp: October 26-27th Pathway Women Business Center [registration link provided via email]

Main Event: Pitch Day: Nov 3rd Technology Council 

Ready to Become the Other Woman? 

Competition Details

metro's other woman®  is launching an innovative pitch competition that will award a female entrepreneur her own operating license to lead the company's expansion into the Nashville market. Called Xpansion: Become the Other Woman, the competition will award the winner a turnkey personal concierge business, complete with an 18-month mentorship, led by metro's other woman® Founder, Sarah Benken.  


metro's other woman® offers a variety of concierge services including: home and office organization, errands, home and office cleaning, grocery shopping, dog walking and more.


“I meet so many smart individuals who want to own and start a business and always hear how tough it is to accumulate the cash and know-how to get started,” says Sarah Benken, Founder of metro's other woman® . “As a self-funded entrepreneur with a personal and professional mission to support women on their journey to success, metro's other woman® (MOW) developed an innovative and solution-oriented way for a great individual to move straight to business ownership with no cash up front.”


How the Competition Works

Step 1: Familiarize yourself with metro’s other woman business model, service offerings, locations, and “like” their official Facebook page and Instagram page


Step 2: Like what you see? Fill out the application to win the Nashville location of metro's other woman®  and make sure you're able to participate in both the boot camp and pitch event. 


Step 3: Attend Boot Camp at Pathway WBC


Date: TBD

Location: Pathway WBC at 201 Venture Circle, Nashville, TN 37728

Boot Camp Details: The purpose of this two-day boot camp is to serve as an entrepreneurial training for women who desire to start their own concierge business or operate a license business model. The top ten applicants narrowed down will move forward to the Xpansion Pitch Competition, taking place on Friday, November 3. The boot camp will prepare applicants to pitch; therefore, attendance is required.   

How to register: Fill out the Xpansion application and you’ll be sent a private registration link via email


Step 4: Compete at the Pitch Competition (open to the public)


Date: TBD

Location: Nashville Technology Council at 500 Interstate Blvd S Suite 200, Nashville, TN 37210

Pitch Competition Details: Applicants selected for pitching will be approved through a multi-step vetting process. Final pitch line-up will be announced immediately following Boot Camp.  Those accepted to pitch will present in front of the MOW Advisory Board and an open audience. Judging will be based on an individual interview and a 10-minute pitch.  Pitch parameters will be provided during Boot Camp.


Step 5: WIN! One winner and one runner-up will be announced at the conclusion of Pitch Day.


The winner will be given a confidential offer, detailing an 18-month mentorship, during which full training and support is given along with details surrounding a multi-year licensee opportunity.  Pathway WBC and local business resource provider SCORE Mentors Nashville will support the effort by assisting with the Xpansion Boot Camp and by offering training and education to the participants and winner.

Our 'Win A Business' Tour is coming to Nashville, Tennessee

If you think you're the perfect entrepreneur for our metro's other woman® business model and want to pitch to WIN our Nashville location, we encourage you to apply HERE

Deadline to apply is January 30th. 

Limited Slots Available!! Applications accepted on a rolling basis.

There is no cost to apply.  No cost to WIN!

For more information on the W.A.B Pitch Process go HERE 

In Partnership with: 

Pathway Lending is a nonprofit small business lender based in Nashville, and we believe in small business owners. Getting small business owners the funds and education they need is what we do. We’re committed to helping entrepreneurs succeed, grow, and make positive impacts in their communities.


To further our mission, Pathway Lending opened the Pathway Women’s Business Center, or Pathway WBC, in April of 2015 as a forum for training, education, and peer learning that supports and accelerates the growth of women-owned business and strengthens their impact upon the economy. Through dynamic partnerships and generous support, we served nearly 1,000 unique clients last year and launched more than 45 new businesses.

For questions regarding the WAB Program and Application Process, contact: 480.628.6205 or

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