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Currently, more than fifteen businesses are in operation after competing in the NVC.  It could be you!  Enter and connect with resources to develop your startup and earn the chance to gain startup capital. 

 The competition is led by CMU's College of Business Administration's Isabella Bank Institute for Entrepreneurship. 

 
 
2016 NVC Winners
Over $ 80​K Cash Aw​arded

 

Best Overall ($30,000) – ShareCase LLC.


 

Best Social ($10,000) – High Hopes Hammock Co. LLC


 

Korson Family Highest Growth Potential ($10,000) – We Inspire


 

Most Impact on Michigan ($10,000) – Sweet Treats Apple Company


 

Best Technology ($10,000) – Superior Filament


 

Best Lifestyle ($5,000) – Forever and Always


 

Spirit of Entrepreneurship (CMU-RC Program) – 

Ironman Aviation & Conquest Clothing


 

Best Pitch ($1,000) – Superior Filament


 

1st Runner-Up Pitch ($500) – Runway Avenue LLC


 

2nd Runner-Up Pitch ($250)  – Ironman Aviation


Audience Choice pitch ($250) – Superior Filament


 

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