10 Great Elevator Pitch Examples

From attention-grabbing questions to tapping people’s emotions, there are several ways to craft an elevator pitch when trying to generate support for your business idea. — Getty Images/Cecilie_Arcurs

So, you started a business and you’re ready to pitch it to the world. You’ll want to prepare an elevator pitch: a short, straightforward summary of who you are and what you offer.

Here are 10 types of elevator pitches to help you quickly explain your business to others, along with examples for each.

[Read: Business Elevator Pitch: How to Perfect Your Pitch and Engage Your Audience]

The question

What it does: Immediately engages your audience with an attention-grabbing question.

Example: Do you find yourself dedicating too much time to your business’s social accounts, only to see minimal results? Let me take over your social accounts so you can focus on tasks you’re good at, without worrying about your social presence

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