startups

February 18th Event: "Entrepreneurship is a force for good"

Entrepreneurship is the greatest force for good in changing the world. Join the GEA for a night that explores how startups are fusing social good with growing their bottom line and how companies are using entrepreneurship to change the world for the better. Hear from a few successful companies that are fighting for a larger purpose and listen to the pitches of the next generation of social entrepreneurs who plan to do good for good. 

What: Social Innovation Competition "Entrepreneurship is a Force for Good"

When: February 18th

Time: 7-8.30

Location: Fisher Colloquium, MSB

Format: Pitches and networking to follow

Startup Hoyas Rocket Pitch Winners Announced

Congratulations to the following Hoya Entrepreneurs for their excellent pitches. 

Winner: Eric Wu (College 17) Team: AudioFork
Second: Scott Goldstein (SFS 16) Team: Smart Toilet
People's Choice: Kamar Mack ( College 19) and Dara Ladjevardian (College 19)  Team: OneTouch

Rocket Pitch is an open competition for undergraduates looking to launch an idea.  Contestants are asked to send a 30-second video introducing themselves and their ideas. The top twenty will be invited to give a 2-minute pitch at the event at McDonough Business School on November 17th and will compete for a top prize of $1000.

All the contestants pitches can be watched below in the following video: