INNOVETS VETERAN ENTREPRENEUR PITCH COMPETITION

Overview

Vertex
11 Fan Pier Blvd
Boston, MA
United States

Wednesday, 7 November 2018 - 5:00pm

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Are You a Veteran Entrepreneur? Do You Support Veteran Entreprenuers?

Five startups will be selected for the final pitch on November 7, 2018. Finalist will have 15 min for pitch and questions; hard stop at 15 mins! First place: $5,000 cash. Second place: $3,500 cash. $1,500 audience favourite. Must be able to prove Veteran status to claim the prize (DD-214, etc).

The five companies will be selected from the applications received. The DEADLINE to apply is October 28, 2018. Veterans apply here: http://bit.ly/10K_Veteran_Pitch_Apply Selected companies will be notified no later than November 4, 2018.

Gold Star Families please email dan@massfallenheroes.org

Schedule:

Doors Open at 5 pm
Pitches Start at 6 pm and will conclude no later than 8:30 pm.

 

The InnoVet program is Boston’s first veteran-focused business incubator, designed to connect, inspire, and support military veterans as they establish and grow businesses. InnoVet, in collaboration with corporations, investors, and associations will provide dedicated resources and opportunities to veteran entrepreneurs in Massachusetts.

InnoVet, operated under the Massachusetts Fallen Heroes organization, will partner with veteran-owned businesses across the state. A business mentor network, professional consulting services, and an educational curriculum focused on business fundamentals will be available to veterans through this program. InnoVet will host regularly scheduled networking events, speaking engagements and startup showcases, designed to engage veterans and entrepreneurs of all kinds.