• RISE Business Pitch Competition

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    Name: RISE Business Pitch Competition
    Date: June 26, 2024
    Time: 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM EDT
    Event Description:

    Join us for the June 26th RISE Business Pitch Competition at the SVHEC Innovation Center! Selected applicants will pitch before a panel of judges and community members at the Southern Virginia Higher Education Center in South Boston, Va. Presented by the SOVA Innovation Hub with partners from RISE Collaborative, over $10,000 in prize money will be distributed to new startups and existing businesses!


    2:00pm - 3:00pm: Networking opportunities and professional headshots
    3:00pm - 7:00pm: Pitch Competition
    7:00pm - 7:30pm: Post-event photos
    7:00pm - 8:00pm: Additional networking session at Factory Street Brewing Company


    Registration is encouraged.



    Save the date for June 27th to virtually join us for the Awards Event from 6-7pm. Recorded for your convenience, this event will recognize the achievements of the Winter 2024 Cohort, present the Pitch Competition Awards, and express gratitude to our esteemed sponsors.

    SVHEC Innovation Center
    820 Bruce Street
    South Boston, VA 24592
    Date/Time Information:
    Wednesday, June 26th 
    3:00pm - 7:00pm
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