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Startup Pitch Night - $1000 Cash Prize

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Join Entre during the Global Entrepreneur Week featuring our annual Startup Pitch Night. 7 companies will pitch to a panel of investor judges and hundreds of entrepreneurs in attendance.

$1000 Cash Prize will be presented to the winner of this Pitch Competition!

Apply HERE to enter this competition!

Event Agenda:


6:00 pm - 6:30 pm: Registration and Networking
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm: Startup Pitches
8:00 pm - 8:30 pm: Networking


Judges:

Brian Cohen, Chairman Emeritus of New York Angels

Brian Cohen Entre Startup Pitch Event

Brian Cohen is a professional Angel Investor currently serving as Chairman Emeritus of New York Angels, which is a leading NYC Seed Capital Investor Network. He is the founding partner of New York Venture Partners, and has founded Good Cause Communications, Launch.it, and Technology Solutions, Inc.


Michael Wieser, Venture Lawyer, Co-Owner of Westchester Angels

Michael Wieser Entre Startup Pitch Event

Michael is a go-to resource and service provider in the tri-state entrepreneur and emerging company community. As a venture lawyer, Michael counsels emerging companies and startups throughout all phases of growth, as well as the angel investors that fund and acquire them. For entrepreneurs and emerging companies, Michael collaborates and works with founders from the spark of their idea to the successful growth and scaling of their companies. He provides outside general counsel and advisory board services that help companies create the proper legal and business foundation to make them investor-ready. Michael is also a co-owner, frequent investor, legal counsel and a member of the screening committee of the Westchester Angels, where Michael actively seeks companies for investment and runs due diligence teams for the Members. Michael is different than any other business attorney as he practices law with a business person’s mindset. A serial entrepreneur having founded 6 startups himself with several successful exits, there is nothing that Michael hasn’t experienced as either a lawyer or a business owner. Finally, Michael is an adjunct professor for entrepreneurship, leads legal workshops for the WEDC organization and teaches business and legal workshops at NYC tech coding schools. He is a frequent lecturer and panelist on business and law panels at conferences and a judge at pitch events.


Paul Goodman, Multi-disciplinary tech & corporate law attorney, Editor of the TechNY Daily newsletter

Paul Goodman Entre Startup Pitch Event

Paul Goodman has been actively engaged in the practice of computer law for many years, and now concentrates on the representation of the Internet and new media clients with respect to both corporate and product-level matters. At the corporate level, Mr. Goodman has represented many clients involved in the merger and acquisition of Web design and services companies, as well as venture capital transactions within the Internet industry. His experience includes reverse mergers of operating companies into publicly-traded shells and is involved in the formation of shell companies. He is currently SEC counsel to two publicly-traded companies and handles all aspects of their ’33 and ’34 Act compliance. His client base includes two of the largest Web services and development companies in New York City, a major Macintosh software utilities publisher, a Web-based distance learning company, a Web-based video rental company, and various other concerns in the software, consulting, Web and computer reselling businesses. He is a member of the Board of Directors of Aladdin Systems Holding, Inc. (OTCBB:ALHI).


Rita Capek, Founder of Ozma Advisory

Rita Capek Entre Event Pitch Night Judge

Rita Capek is the owner/founder of Ozma Advisory. Ozma Advisory supports leaders and their teams to better facilitate innovation, strategic change, sales optimization, and human capital development. Rita provides practical, actionable guidance to organizations, entrepreneurs, and investors focusing on a solid people strategy. Rita has also launched Amplify Westchester, an exciting new speaker series created to help those who want to learn more about the startup and innovation communities changing the world. Monthly interactive discussions provide learning and connection opportunities for Westchester residents and Founders. Previously, Rita served as COO and CHRO of New America Marketing, a division of News Corporation.

Rita is an angel investor, advisor and mentor. She is a member of 37 Angels; a mentor to early stage startups via the Monarq Incubator, Start Up Leadership Program and AWS/HubSpot; and board advisor. Rita is also a founding member of Element 46, the Westchester County Incubator Task Force. She selectively invests in growth companies focused on human capital. Rita is also involved in local community activities as a Board member to RAISE (Rye All Inclusive Special Education) and the Heard in Rye speaker series. Rita is a graduate of the Newhouse School of Communications at Syracuse University.



This event is sponsored by:

Brex Entre Event

Brex is the first corporate credit card for startups. They provide corporate cards with no personal guarantee, a founder-focused rewards program, limits that scale with you, and built-in expense management software. Signup through the Entre landing page brex.com/entre for waived fees for life, $5,000 in AWS credits, and $250 cashback. For more information email entre@brex.com.

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