Post Tagged with: "PitchNOLA"

Alberta Wright, above, earned PitchNOLA's top prize of $5,000 with her pitch for Young Creative Agency. (Photo by Paula Burch-Celentano)

Youth design agency earns top prize at PitchNOLA

If you’ve ever seen the reality show “Shark Tank,” you know the format: Budding entrepreneurs pitch their ideas to a panel of investors with thousands of dollars in funding resting […]

February 1, 2016 ×
PitchNOLA winner comes full circle

PitchNOLA winner comes full circle

When entrepreneur Larry Irvin Jr. took the Freeman Auditorium stage at last year’s PitchNOLA startup competition, it did not go well. He froze up a minute into his pitch, rushing […]

February 3, 2015 ×
Applications now open for PitchNOLA 2015

Applications now open for PitchNOLA 2015

Have an idea to solve a social problem in New Orleans? Enter the 2015 PitchNOLA competition and you could win $10,000 to help turn your idea into a reality. PitchNOLA: […]

November 24, 2014 ×
PMBA student earns top prize at PitchNOLA

PMBA student earns top prize at PitchNOLA

As a first-year Tulane University student in 2006, Teddy Nathan saw firsthand the power of public service. Now, as a young entrepreneur, he’s hoping to tap into that spirit of […]

November 21, 2013 ×
Social entrepreneurs seek the perfect pitch at PitchNOLA

Social entrepreneurs seek the perfect pitch at PitchNOLA

Ten teams of social entrepreneurs visited Tulane’s uptown campus last week to pitch ideas to solve a host of environmental and social problems, but in the end, it was a […]

November 20, 2012 ×
Register now for PitchNOLA 2012

Register now for PitchNOLA 2012

Got an idea to solve a social or environmental problem in New Orleans? Register for PitchNOLA, Propeller’s annual social innovation “elevator pitch” competition, and you could win up to $6,000 […]

October 3, 2012 ×
Innovative approach to health care wins top prize at PitchNOLA

Innovative approach to health care wins top prize at PitchNOLA

The ideas presented spanned everything from urban farms to educational wetlands trips to an online crowdsourcing program to support underprivileged students, but in the end, it was an innovative approach […]

October 7, 2011 ×
Green jobs training program wins top honors at PitchNOLA

Green jobs training program wins top honors at PitchNOLA

Disposing of used cooking oil is an unpleasant cost of doing business for most restaurants, but one local group is turning that task into green—green fuel, green jobs and green […]

November 22, 2010 ×