We want to help you and your friends take your business to the next level with Miller Lite Tap the Future.
Miller Time's always been about great friends and great Pilsner taste. But now, it's about great business partners and great ideas. Miller Lite Tap the Future is the business competition that pits like-minded groups of entrepreneurs against each other to claim their slice of a $300K prize pool. In addition, we offer business seminars, live pitch opportunities, and access to mentors and business moguls like Daymond John from ABC’s “Shark Tank.” Consider this your official invitation. Round up the crew with a round of Miller Lite and get to work. It's time to find out if you've got what it takes.
Summer 2014
Live Pitch Events
August 2014
National Finals
Social Media Mistakes

Is your company missing a solid social media strategy? Are you talking to the wrong people on Twitter or using the same message across channels? Miller Lite Tap the Future judge Barry Moltz highlights these and other mistakes you should avoid when using social media for your business.


Running a great business requires more than a great idea. It requires financial literacy and guidance. Read on to see what Miller Lite Tap the Future judge Daymond John from ABC's "Shark Tank" thinks is one of the most important aspects of building a small business.

Ace Your Presentation

The Miller Lite Tap the Future competition includes Live Pitch Events, where semifinalists will present their ideas to business expert judges, including Daymond John from ABC’s "Shark Tank." Inc. magazine shares how you can ace your presentation, 'Shark Tank' style.

The Time is Now! Submit Your Business Plan.

Submissions to the 2014 Miller Lite Tap the Future business plan competition are being accepted NOW through April 6! Do you and your friends have an original business idea? Apply now and let’s get down to business

How to Swim with Sharks

Global brands encompass originality, forward thinking, trend setting and brand recognition. Read on as Ted Jenkin shares tips that he learned from Daymond John at the 2013 Atlanta Tap the Future Live Pitch Event on “How to Swim in the Shark Tank.”

Have you met BucketFeet?

Aaron Firestein and Raaja Nemani, co-founders of BucketFeet, are purveyors of originality. Launched in 2011, BucketFeet’s mission is to find a different artist to design every shoe they produce, giving customers original shoes that stand out from the crowd. Read on to learn more about their story of starting a business together.

Do You Have the DNA of an Entrepreneur? Daymond John Can Tell You

Most successful entrepreneurs didn’t follow the masses. They started their businesses hoping to build wealth and/or pursue their passions. Read on as Miller Lite Tap the Future judge Daymond John shares his thoughts and find out if you have the DNA of an Entrepreneur.