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Students Demonstrate Strength in Entrepreneurship at the Elevator Pitch Competition

By Francesca Passudetti

April 16, 2014

Elevator Pitch Competition Spring 2014On Monday, April 7th in the Aula Magna, nine students presented their 90-second pitches in front of a challenging jury in the Elevator Pitch Competition. The judges were Professor Silvia Pulino, head of the JCU Institute for Entrepreneurship, Dr. William Cavendish, Founder, President and CEO of Life Sciences Capital Spa and Healthcap Srl, and Riccardo Mattioli, John Cabot Alumnus and Founder and CEO of Kanito.

The competitors, who were selected from a large pool of candidates, were divided into three groups based on the content of their pitches. Competitors in the personal pitch category were Roque Villegas, Giorgia Coccia, and Giacomo Sproccati. Social pitch competitors were Alessandro Petrucci, Asia Colombo, and Sabina Motzo. Business pitches were presented by Edoardo Braccini, Oishik Rahman, and Zach Easton.

The winners were as follows:

Personal Pitch: Giorgia Coccia

Social Pitch: Alessandro Petrucci

Business Pitch: Oishik Rahman

Congratulations to the winners and participants. 

Event sponsors, JCU Institute for Entrepreneurship and Business Club, would like to thank the audience and the jury for their collaboration.

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