UPITCHNJ 2018

2018 Event Program

Keynote Speaker

Tom Wisniewski Managing Partner, Newark Venture Partners

Judges

Jessica Gonzalez
Founder & CEO, InCharged
Jackson Jeyanayagam
Chief Marketing Officer, Boxed
S. Philip Kennard
CEO, Futurestay.com
Elizabeth Vilchis
Founder & CEO, latinoTech
Ed Villa
Tax Partner, Ernst & Young
Kimberly Weisul
Editor-At-Large, Inc.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Prizes

1st Place: $2,000 award sponsored by PNC Bank   Plus Coaching Session with Mario Casabona, founder, TechLaunch; Coaching Session with David Sorin, McCarter & English.

2nd Place: $1,000 plus Coaching Session with the NJ Innovation Institute at NJIT; Coaching Session with NJ Tech Council.

3rd Place: $500 plus Coaching Session with entrepreneur David Stengle, Startup Grind Princeton.

Best Early Stage Startup: $1,000 Plus Coaching Session with entrepreneur Greg Olsen, Entrepreneur-in-Residence, Princeton University.

Audience Choice Award: $100 Starbucks Gift Card, since java fuels startup teams.