South Side Pitch ’22 Semifinalists

Click on a Semifinalist to learn more about their journey and watch their Semifinalist Pitch on YouTube! the Semifinalist with the most likes on their YouTube Video is guaranteed to be a Finalist for this year’s South Side Pitch on October 20!

Belly Candle Co

Shena Bowers | Grand Boulevard

Crafty Hands Club

Carriece Jefferson | Beverly

Damon Lamar Reed

Damon Lamar Reed | South Shore

Garifuna Flava Caribbean

Rhodel Castillo | Chicago Lawn

Genesis Music & Arts

Jasmyne Rudan | McKinley Park

Healthy Substance

Miguel Franco | Garfield Ridge

Jus Sandwiches

Karen Roberts | South Shore

Last Minute Hair

Tiffany Shelly | Chatham

Male Mogul Initiative

Walter Mendenhall | Bronzeville

Mental Health Meets Hip Hop

Tatiana Lane | Ashburn

Moor’s Brewing Company

Jahmal Johnson | Bronzeville


Concitta | Morgan Park

Pigment International

Patricia Andrews-Keenan | Hyde Park

HALO Life Light

Mary Ellen Brown | Clearing

Dockside Delivery

Terri Evans | South Loop

Eight 1 Eighty 4 GreenHaus Restaurant

Michae Wilson | South Shore

That’s So Creative Media

CJ Harris | Washington Heights

The Print Lounge

Imanuel Basley | Pilsen

The Record Track

Cliffton Muhammad | South Chicago

T’Kor Couture

Dinah Clottey | Woodlawn

TnS Studio

Taylor Staten | South Shore

TVP Tech Solutions

Terenee Pilcher | Beverly

Roots & Vine Produce and Cafe

Ena Jones | Englewood

Vision Inspired Coaching

Carmen Hatch | West Pullman