Elevator pitch example. - Management Consultant
"My name is Simon King and I work as a Consultant with Squared Away for other blue chip companies much like yours. Squared Away has an excellent track record in achieving agreed profit improvement objectives with all of our clients. We have been in business for many years and have orchestrated a bespoke set of tools that ensures we provide exceptional results and detailed analytics.
We are able to quickly understand your frustrations, aspirations, goals and needs and to work with you as a team to engineer your path forwards.
I will act as your mentor and support service and am there from beginning to end to ensure the outcome is successful for all concerned.
I want 30 minutes of your time to understand your world further and provide you with a window to the opportunities we could provide you.
Zed Studio is a design consultancy and manufacturer that specialises in interactive and illuminating point-of-sale advertising displays.Our designs are guaranteed to increase brand awareness by 68%, Ad recall by 72% and purchase intent by 86%. We combine leading technologies with creativity and intelligence that produces point of sale displays unlike any others on the market. Over the next 12 months we are looking to expand our global reach. We are seeking £xxx for a £xxx return on investment to speed up the process.Whether it’s a custom built shop window or a retro fitted product stand, we create the WOW factor with every design to ensure that our client’s products stand out among all the competition.
Elevator pitch example. - Logo Designer
I am Ron Blithe, a freelance graphic designer based in Brisbane, Australia.
Specialising in logo design and printed corporate branded materials such as brochures, business stationery and websites, I can offer you an innovative design solution that’s perfect for your business needs.
Having worked for 10 years in London, I now boast an international client base that includes leading advertising companies and brands.
I offer competitive rates, a fast turn around and exceptional quality.
I would like 20 minutes of you time to run you through my portfolio.
Elevator pitch example - Hypothetical business pitch
If you are looking for the best accounting firm in the city, look no further. My accounting firm has a solid track record of balancing books in about half the time of our competitors. If you examine our records, you will notice that we are virtually error-free. Furthermore, I have hired the best and the brightest to represent my firm and we have introduced ideas to our clients that have saved them thousands of dollars. We have outstanding references, all of whom would testify that our firm has worked incredible wonders for their company. In six years, we have not lost a single client. I am sure that we can raise the bar for your company.
Elevator pitch example - Selling Yourself as an Inexperienced Candidate
I am new to professional writing but I have been published in 6 medium-circulation publications over the last year. Prior to that, I graduated from the University of Massachusetts with a 3.8 GPA. I hold a Bachelor's in English and a Master's degree in Journalism. While I was there, I wrote for two of the college papers and an award-winning magazine known as "Modern Times." My portfolio speaks for itself. If you would take a few minutes to look it over, I guarantee you will be impressed. If you are sceptical, I am willing to send you a small series of sample pieces so you know that I have what it takes.
Elevator pitch example - Selling an Idea to an Investor
I am a successful inventor who has patented and marketed some very influential devices. Surely you are aware of the solar-powered stoplights in Portland. I patented them, built the prototype and found an investor. Now my invention can be seen all over the Rose City. That is my most notable invention but I can furnish you a portfolio of my other exciting work. Most recently, I have been in development with a friend in the candy business and we have created prototypes for see-through ice cream cones. They are fully edible, come in a variety of colors and we are certain they will be a big hit with children. If you have some time in the near future I can show you some samples and I promise you will be amazed. Anyone who invests in these will surely see high returns.
Elevator pitch example - Selling an Idea to an Investor
I am a successful inventor who has patented and marketed some very influential devices. Surely you are aware of the solar-powered stoplights in Portland. I patented them, built the prototype and found an investor. Now my invention can be seen all over the Rose City. That is my most notable invention but I can furnish you a portfolio of my other exciting work. Most recently, I have been in development with a friend in the candy business and we have created prototypes for see-through ice cream cones. They are fully edible, come in a variety of colours and we are certain they will be a big hit with children. If you have some time in the near future I can show you some samples and I promise you will be amazed. Anyone who invests in these will surely see high returns.
Elevator pitch example - Marketing Generalist
The pitch: "I like to shine from behind the scenes. I am an office support professional with experience managing Marketing Programs and Initiatives for the manufactured consumer products industry. Being the people person that I am, I enjoy being hands-on in getting to know what the customer wants/needs and then working within company guidelines to make it happen. If you have the time, I'd be thrilled to share more about my background."
Elevator pitch example - Automotive Embedded Software Developer
Developer worked with automotive communication protocols like CAN, MOST and Flexray resulting in X by Wire systems. Using freewares like linux, OSG, OpenGLES developed vendor and user configurable digital instrument cluster. Having the strong knowledge of embedded C,C++ on windows, linux and QNX Neutrino operating systems.
Elevator pitch example - Sales Recruiter
I'm a high caliber recruiter with ten years of experience recruiting for all levels of sales reps and sales and marketing management professionals. I'm seeking an opportunity to leverage that experience to help a company succeed in providing recruiting services to the pharmaceutical industry.
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Another Example 30-Second Elevator Pitch for a Business Lawyer
Let me give you an example of the kind of work I do. As you may know, business owners frequently sign a personal guarantee to get funding to start their business. I was representing a lender who was enforcing a guarantee against a guy whose business had failed. After back-and-forth negotiations we worked out a settlement agreement where the guy would pay back over time, meaning that the lender would get their money and the guy didn’t have a judgment hanging over his head. My name is ______ and I’m a business attorney.
Example Elevator Statement for Commercial Real Estate
I have a broad based practice, so let me give you a specific example. I was called in four months before the grand opening of the Ritz Carleton in Boston to transition it from construction project to operating hotel. While four months is not usually enough time for this type of project, I hired and trained the staff such as concierges and doormen, wrote the operating manuals on what to say and how to dress, and made sure that the hotel, theater, and retail space systems all worked smoothly together. The hotel opened on time. My name is _____ with _______________, and a great referral for me is a commercial construction project that’s within a year of its grand opening.
Example 60-Second Elevator Speech for an Employee Benefits Consultant
Let me tell you about some of the work I’ve done for a recent client. A property and casualty insurance broker referred us to a 100 person company that was buying themselves out of their New York parent. In creating their benefits from scratch we had to make sure that their employees were educated about and comfortable with the new packages, and ensure that the company staffed up to prepare for administering those benefits. We took them through our 2 month process and rolled out their new benefits plan smoothly and on time. My name is ________ and if you are interested in avoiding the top five mistakes companies make when changing benefit plans, please hand me your card and I will email you our free white paper.
Example Personal Statement for a Financial Advisor
Let me give you a quick example. I met someone at a party recently who was in so much debt he was having trouble paying his monthly bills. As a result of my free in-home consultation I was able to consolidate their debt so they are paying it off 9 years earlier while also saving $450 per month. My name is ______ and a great referral for me is someone who’s having trouble paying their monthly bills.
Sample Elevator Pitch for an HR Professional
I have a broad range of experience, so let me tell you about my best project. When I joined as an HR manager they were losing engineers left and right and having trouble attracting top engineers fast enough to keep their teams productive. I implemented a series of recruiting strategies like having our executives give talks at premier engineering colleges and conducting informal referral get togethers. I’m happy to report that as a result we were able to attract and hire top talent thereby growing the business by 60%.
My name is _______ and I’m an HR professional who implements innovative recruiting strategies.
Sample Elevator Speech for an Interior Designer
I work with people who are renovating their bathrooms. I create shower enclosures, sinks, and backsplashes made entirely of glass. If you’re wondering what a glass sink looks like, please come ask me to see an example. My name is _______ and I design renovations in glass.
Sample Elevator Pitch for a Job Seeker: Comptroller
I was working on a project I’m particularly proud of as VP of finance for a company where the drivers were charging a lot of overtime and eating up company profits. I found a vendor and implemented a technology solution that documents driver activity so the supervisors could hold them accountable for hours worked. This saved the company $1.6 million with no impact on customer satisfaction and no loss of jobs. My name is __________, and I am interested in a position as a comptroller.
Personal Elevator Pitch for a Job Seeker: Engineering
My favorite job was where I was the Willy Wonka of Chemistry. I was working for a large pharmaceutical company with their validation engineers to validate the equipment and processes in their new lab. I call it the Willy Wonka job because there was no standing around. I was constantly moving drums, climbing ladders, pumping solutions through pipes and running around 400 liter reactors. I’m happy to report that once the lab opened, it doubled the production capacity for the company. My name is ________ and I am the Willy Wonka of Chemistry.
Elevator Speech Template for a Job Seeker: HR
Do you mind if I give you a quick example of my work? I was hiring a new GM for the primary condominiums at the Ritz Carleton. Half way through an interview with one candidate I told him that I thought he would be better off at a hiring and training company. He agreed that he liked to mentor people and set up systems and processes so I referred him to another job I knew about where he is now happy and successful. My name is ________ and I am looking for an opportunity in HR.
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