July 12, 2018—Competition opens
August 9, 2018—Deadline for submissions (5:00 pm)
August 13—30, 2018—Eligible submissions invited to
present before panel
August 31, 2018—Three finalists announced
September 28, 2018—Finalists pitch before panel
and audience; Winner announced
For the second year in a row, the Emerging Enterprise Center is partnering with New Castle County Government for the Swim With The Sharks Pitch Competition. “New Castle County is the premier location to build and grow a business,” County Executive Matt Meyer said. “Through NCC Innovates, we can help promising entrepreneurs capitalize on the next great idea and achieve success.”
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We are thrilled to once again be partnering with the New Castle County Department of Economic Development NCC Innovates Program to present this year's "Swim With The Sharks (SWTS) Pitch Competition."
The increasing interest and participation in this annual competition is a testament to our growing entrepreneurial comunity, and the success of familiar past winner as Mac Nagaswami of Carvertise (formerly Penquin Ads), Karin Roseman with Deer Valley Danes and Amira Idris with TheraV.
The purpose of this event is not simply to present a check to a deserving start-up business, ut to celebrate innovation and the entrepreneurial spirit that foster economic growth, emplyment and community engagement.
SWTS is a pitch competition, presented, as part of the Emerging Enterprise Center Annual Lunch on September 28, 2018.
Seats to the luncheon are limited so make sure you purchase your tickets TODAY!
Price per ticket: $35.00 non member
Chamber member: $25.00
EEC Incubator Members & Chamber Ambassadors: $20.00 (use code)
Students: $15.00 (contact your admissions office for code)
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