Tell the world about your latest product launch.

Can you convince someone to buy your new product—or check out your new company—in the time it take to go from ground level to the 25 floor in an elevator?

Well, here’s your chance.

In our popular column, Elevator Pitch, we give you the opportunity to perfect your all-important elevator pitch. In doing so, we also introduce you and your stuff to the outdoor industry.

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Elevator Pitch | TripTarp

Ride the elevator with Craig C. Rowe, inventor and founder. TripTarp for Backpacking was developed to make gear-intensive wilderness pursuits easier to plan regardless of season or location, and to ensure you never leave behind essential gear. Combining an exhaustive, more

Climb-On Maps

Elevator Pitch: Climb-On Maps

Have you ever gotten lost trying to find your way to a climb or off a climb? Especially in some place as fantastic and confusing as Red Rock Canyon, NV or Joshua Tree, CA? Get lost no more! We provide the most detailed rock climbing access trail maps available. These loose-leaf, more

LifeStraw Home pitcher

LifeStraw is making water filters for your home

Elevator Pitches are written by the company and edited for space and clarity. They do not express the opinions of SNEWS or its editors. Ride the elevator with Alison Hill and Tara Lundy, the leaders at LifeStraw. The LifeStraw Home is a premium water filter pitcher that protects more


Elevator Pitch | Aquabot

You're in an elevator bound for the 73rd floor with Aquabot president and founder, Nick Rhea. Here's his rap. Imagine this elevator gets stuck and we’re in here for hours. Because we have Aquabot we can keep cool, share water without spreading germs, irrigate any lacerations more