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UPitchNJ is a new and innovative annual New Jersey collegiate business model competition. All college students, faculty, administrators and members of the public are invited!

Above are the winning teams of the 2017 UPitchNJ competition held on April 28, 2017 at Princeton University.

1st Place: Rutgers University

2nd Place: Princeton University

3rd Place: Seton Hall University

Best Early Stage Startup Prize: Montclair State University

1st Place Winning Team, Rutgers University students Kayla Jackson and Chisa Egbelu; Startup: Pedul, which helps students to fundraise for higher education online.
2nd Place Winning Team: Princeton University students Colin Lualdi and Jack Hudson (pictured) and Evan Corden. Startup: SignSchool, an online platform to help people learn American Sign Language.
3rd Place Winning Team: Seton Hall University student Victor Ricci. Startup: TrendPie,, which inspires, hires and pays influencers to communicate with their followers on social media.
Best Early Stage StartUp Prize: Montclair State University students Kristen Martinelli, Alexis Johnson and Sophie Kunert . Startup: Elaion, a holistic tattoo aftercare solution.
Audience Participation Award: Fairleigh Dickinson University student Rachel Catena. Startup: The Buzz, a healthy and unique drink product.