Fan Favorites - Pitch Across Maryland 2013

The Votes Are In ... Pitch Across Maryland
"Fan Favorites" Announced

At the end of the 2013 Pitch Across Maryland tour,  Startup Maryland uploaded more than 160 video pitches to their YouTube channel. The view-votes for the "Fan Favorite" competition of the Pitch Across Maryland have been tallied.

This year there are three (3) Fan Favorites:

  1. UrbnEarth (6370 view-votes) 
  2. Sweetly Entwined (1313 view-votes)
  3. Chester River Brewing Company (1299 view-votes)

On Wednesday, November 13, Pitch Across Maryland will announce the Eight Finalists (Great 8) that are  selected by a panel of angel/venture capital investors and serial entrepreneurs. The Great 8 will be in the running for the Pitch Across Maryland Winner and Runner-Up designations.

The Great 8 will be invited to present their ventures again at TEDCO's Entrepreneur Expo (www.innovate.md). Another panel of investors and entrepreneur peers will select the Winner and Runner-up. Both of these companies will be fast-tracked into Maryland DBED's $400,000 InvestMaryland Challenge (http://investmarylandchallenge.org/)- bypassing the first round of qualifying.

For more information, visit www.startupmaryland.org or here http://www.startupmaryland.org/the-votes-are-in-pitch-across-maryland-fan-favorites-announced/.