Startups! Get ready – ABQid and the New Mexico Technology Council have teamed up create an entrepreneurial pitch competition like none other.
Presenting Scrappy Startups V2V Edition
In coordination with SxSW, we will be awarding passes to V2V ($795 value, each!) to winning teams, as well as door prizes to attendees).
Starting April 9th 2015, applications will open. Please apply HERE.
Round 1 applications are due by 5:00 pm on Friday, April 24th. Contestants will be be notified May 1st of their selection to present at the event on May 4th.
Once accepted into the first round your company will be added to a live voting page where community members have a chance to choose their favorite scrappy startup! Share the page on social media and the team with the most votes by May 1st 2015 will receive automatic admission to live pitches and a special prize!
On Monday, May 4th, 2015 (5:00 to 7:30pm) 7 to 10 entrepreneurs will present their companies in short 3-minute pitch formats to a panel of venture capitalists/judges in an American Idol/The Voice/ Dancing with the Stars-like format.
Prizes include: Automatic audit entry into ABQid, tickets for winning teams to go to SXSW V2V in Las Vegas, July 19-22, plus much more!
We’ll have special door prizes that include tickets to SXSW V2V, as well!
Get ready, get scrappy!