Advanced Interactive Response System – named the ACE ’17 Challenger winner.
They received the grand prize of $5,000 and the following service prizes as well, totaling more than $22,000 in value.
Donating Organizations & Prize Description
Amy Cell Talent
Talent Search Package
7C’s Growth Readiness & Alignment Assessment
Review of pitch; constructive contributions and tikal items that would be asked for in diligence review
Six month subscription to Everything HR tool chest and website
Four months support including one-on-one coaching, lean startup workshops, prototype development assistance
One year MTAM Small Business Membership
Muskegon Innovation Hub
Mentoring sessions, pitch perfection session
One year membership
Consultation on customer discovery, process definition, product definition and more
The Hire Effect
The Hire Effect Tool chest & Two hours of coaching
ACE ’17 Challenge Explained
This year’s competition will award cash prizes and the time and knowledge of experts ranging from Michigan support services, sponsoring subject matter experts and support services from the LTU Collaboratory.
To qualify to participate entrepreneurs must:
- own a business with IP that provides a competitive advantage
- exhibit at ACE ’17
- make multiple elevator pitches for investors, ESOs, sponsors, attendees at your Exhibit Booth to convince them to invest their ACE Dollars in your company.
ACE ’17 Challenge Registration is now CLOSED.
Choosing the Winner
Each attendee of ACE’17 will have an opportunity to vote for their favorite entrepreneur by receiving $10K ACE Dollars. Entrepreneur support organizations exhibiting will receive $25K ACE Dollars and registered investors (Angels, VCs, Seed) will receive $50K to $100K ACE Dollars to encourage their favorite entrepreneurs on to the winning spot.
Don’t miss out on this opportunity to participate as an entrepreneur or help your favorite exhibiting entrepreneur win cash and prizes worth a total of $20,000.