June 01, 2020

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After much deliberation over a slew of intriguing ideas, we are pleased to present the top contenders for the June 2020 HBAP Pitch Competition.

Finalists: – Charles Carter
Minis4Me – Reena Gajjar
WiBi – Jeremy Langer, Bill Fine, and Todd Brous

Honorable Mentions:
Cornerstone – Andrew Miller
LendingTrio – Joseph Morstad, Arpit Sarin, Bhupendrasinh Thakre

We hope you’ll all join us in cheering on the finalists, and in the meantime please don’t hesitate to connect with the HBAP innovators from either round, leave comments on their submissions, and click the heart icon to select your favorites.

Submitted (3)

Jeremy Langer
Last modified on June 16, 2020 at 11:59 pm
WiBi will create the interactive e-commerce platform needed to allow audiences to use their phone or TV remote to click-on and buy the things they see on TV.
Minis4Me: Remaking the Makeup Industry
Reena Gajjar
Posted on May 30, 2020 at 8:06 pm
Minis4Me is an innovative cosmetic company that is ready to disrupt the cosmetic industry. With a modular patented case and unique business strategy, Minis4Me is positioned to differentiate itself in this crowded marketplace.
Charles Carter
Last modified on June 15, 2020 at 5:04 pm
There are no scalable, cost-effective open innovation digital platforms in Africa that facilitate the identification of social needs, encourage community participation, draw on crowd and institutional expertise to problem-solve and fund innovation on the ground. This proposal answers this need.