The PCI Prize offers you transformative business lessons, valuable connections with Purina leadership, and the opportunity to win cash prizes.
For pet industry innovators, founders and changemakers.
The PCI Prize is awarded to early-stage companies that are defining the future of pet care through novel products or services that provide meaningful solutions. This is your opportunity to:
Participating in the PCI Bootcamp, Mella won more than cash. We received mentorship, partnership opportunities with Nestle Purina, pitch coaching, and won a family and community of innovation-driven colleagues.
CEO & Co-Founder of Mella Pet Care
The PCI Network is a great group of pet care entrepreneurs. I’ve learned a tremendous amount, built key partnerships, and found new friends. And the support of Nestle Purina is invaluable for all of us.
Founder of PupJoy
PCI is the gold standard for any entrepreneur who works within the pet ecosystem. Not only did I make invaluable contacts during the program, the Network has helped me level up my own company in truly astonishing ways.
Founder of FetchFind
Participation in the PCI Prize and membership in PCI Network does not represent financial interest nor endorsement by Nestlé Purina in the respective companies. The Pet Care Innovation Prize and Network allows Nestlé Purina to meet and support the early stage companies that they might be working with in the future.