The Macomb-OU INCubator is pleased to announce a pitch competition with awards totaling nearly $20,000 in cash and in-kind prizes! Qualified companies include high-growth technology companies that are Michigan-based, have less than $2.5M in revenue and have been in business less than five years.
First Place: $8,500 (cash) | Mac-OU INC service package
Second Place: $1,500 (cash) | Mac-OU INC cubicle (one-year lease) | consultation with Butzel Long (5 hours) | strategic-planning session with Advicoach of Michigan (2 hours)
Third Place: $500 (cash) | Mac-OU INC cubicle (one-year lease) | consultation with Butzel Long (5 hours) | strategic-planning session with Advicoach of Michigan (2 hours)
Initial Applications Due: Tuesday, October 14, 2014, by 5 p.m.
Finalists Announced: Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Pitch Prep Sessions: Tuesday, November 18, 2014; Thursday, December 4, 2014 (All finalists will need to attend one one-hour Pitch Prep session on either of the two listed dates. A Pitch Prep is a service offering at Mac-OU INC, and a requirement for all finalists in order to compete in the live competition. An hour of time will be donated from the incubator and top local business professionals to provide critical and constructive guidance to a fully-developed and thorough pitch.)
Finalist's Live Competition: Thursday, December 11, 2014, 5 - 8 p.m.
Please visit the full event listing on the Macomb-OU INCubator website
and/or fill out an application form
. For further questions, contact Joan Carleton at (586) 884-9324 or macINC@oakland.edu
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