Service Provider Partner

Lignolix, Inc. is a technology company that sustainably makes synthetic materials from renewable biomass wast streams. Currently, it has a process that selectively breaks down lignin to make synthetic materials.

2M, LLC is an advanced battery technology company, commiteed to providing superior, reliable and afford energy storage products including lithium ion battery materials and battery cells through innovation and cutting edge technology.



Help Vote for the swim with the sharks Winner

Friday, November 1, 2019

11:30 am - 2:00 pm


Harry's Savory Ballroom

2020 Naamans Road

​Wilmington, DE 19810

$45.00 per registration

​Seats to the luncheon are limited.  Be sure to register TODAY!

Purchase Your Luncheon Tickets TODAY to help celebrate these Delaware entrepreneurs.

Presenting Exhibitor

Wilminvest, LLC is a company that combats the vacant and abandoned housing plague afflicting Wilmington, DE. The company acquires, renovates, and rents out vacant and distressed resident real estate as permanent supportive housing. The company uses federal and state funds to support displaced individuals and families who are experiencing unstable housing situations.

​AnCatt is the first successful high-performance, environmentally-friendly, anti-corrosion paint coating that does not use any toxic heavy-metals such as chromates, lead, or zinc.

The Emerging Enterprise Center required participants to submit a 5-page business plan and a pitch showcasing their company. Submissions were received from a wide range of businesses and judged by a jury composed of judges from business leaders from the business community. Judging was based on multiple criteria, including clarity of message, value proposition, clear go to market strategy, and pitching skills. The finalists were contacted and announced on Friday, October 4. They are:






​ Prize Package:

 Grand Prize

  • $10,000 Cash Prize
  • Incorporation Formation Package with Harvard Business Services ($450+ value)
  • Six (6) month membership in EEC Virtual Incubator Program ($1,800 value)
  • One (1) year New Castle County Chamber of Commerce Membership ($350 value)
  • New Castle County Chamber of Commerce Premium Marketing Package ($1,400 value)
  • World Trade Center of Delaware Membership ($475 value)


  • One (1) year New Castle County Chamber of Commerce Membership ($350 value)

In Partnership with:

EEC Official Communications Provider

EEC Anchor Tenant & Mentorship Partner

The winner of the Grand Prize over $10,000 in cash and services will be selected at the Emerging Enterprise Luncheon at Harry's Savoy Ballroom on November 1, 2019 where all three finalists present a live pitch.  

And the finalists are...

920 Justison Street

Dravo Plaza on the Riverfront

Wilmington, DE 19801

302 737 4343