Tag Archives: pitch contest

7/23: Teen Entrepreneur @ Vance Chavis Library sponsored by P2D4

Crest--15VANCE-TE-300PUBLIC EVENT – On Thursday, July 23rd 6-8pm, Teen Entrepreneur will be played at Vance Chavis Library for Teens sponsored by Parties 2 Dye 4 with organizing help from Shift.  This is the sixth and final event for teens to qualify for the PitchPocalypse on Sunday 2:30-5:00 at Central Library as part of the Entrepreneur Summer at Greensboro Library .

7/22: Teen Entrepreneur @ McGirt Horton Library sponsored by P2D4

Crest--15McGRT-TE-300PUBLIC EVENT – On Wednesday, July 22nd 6-8pm, Teen Entrepreneur will be played at McGirt-Horton Library for Teens.  This is the fifth event of the Entrepreneur Summer at Greensboro Library sponsored by Parties 2 Dye 4 with organizing help from Shift.

MEDIA: WFMYNews2 mentions PitchPocalypse Contest

WFMYNews2 was kind enough to shine the spotlight on our PitchPocalypse winner from Sunday’s event at Greensboro Central Library sponsored by Summit Credit Union.
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MEDIA: News14 filmed 3/15 PitchPocalypse Event @ Central Library sponsored by Summit Credit Union

news14 logoTriad News 14 was kind enough to film our Sunday, March 15th, PitchPocalypse event at Greensboro Central Library sponsored by Summit Credit Union.  It will likely air tonight (Sun. 3/15/15) and/or tomorrow (Mon. 3/16/15) on local cable channel 14.

PICTURES: Teen Entrepreneur Fall Series Completed sponsored by Summit Credit Union

gsofall-siteThank you again to Summit Credit Union for sponsoring the Teen Entrepreneur Fall Series that ran October 7th to November 4th, 2014 at all Greensboro Public Library Branches.

Here is a recap of events in pictures:

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11/18 PitchPocalypse Postponed to February 2015

rebuildup_CRESTS-PitchPocalypse-2-15-v2-300Due to some delays, we’ll be postponing the PitchPocalypse pitching contest originally planned for Tuesday, November 18th 6-8pm at Central Library to a later date some time in February 2015.

We thank event sponsor Summit Credit Union for their continued support and look forward to the high school event they’ll be sponsoring next week.

PICTURES: TE @ Kathleen Clay Library sponsored by Summit Credit Union

We completed the Teen Entrepreneur Fall Series with our final event at Kathleen Clay Library sponsored by Summit Credit Union.  Here’s some of the action:
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Players going over the rules of Pitch Drill with the judges.
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All four teams making their idea pitch.  Team #2 came out on top at the end.
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Everyone in the middle of the Cashless Incubator game.  Finalist #2 won with their impressive investor pitch.

With the Teen Entrepreneur Fall Series wrapped up, it’s time for players to mail in their entries by the Monday, November 10th deadline for the $300 PitchPocalypse pitching contest on Tuesday, November 18th 6-8pm at Central Library in Downtown Greensboro.

10/23 TE @ Vance Chavis Library News & Record Game Headline

rebuildup_CRESTS-Vance-GSOfalli-TE-300PUBLIC (FREE) EVENT – The News & Record Headline we’ll be using for the Cashless Incubator part of our two game Teen Entrepreneur event at Vance Chavis Library tonight from 6-8pm will be: “Teen suffered brain injury in wreck north of Burlington.”

The Teen Entrepreneur Fall Series is sponsored by Summit Credit UnionCall 336-373-5838 or just show up at the event. at 6pm.

ReBuildUp Nation Podcast : On Hiatus

ICON-ReBuildUp-Nation-300The ReBuildUp Nation Podcast is now on hiatus to free up much needed time and resources for other ReBuildUp projects namely the upcoming Teen Entrepreneur Fall Series taking place from October to mid-November at all 8 Greensboro Library Branches with a cash prize going to 1st place at the final events along with prizes for 2nd and 3rd place.

A series of Economy, Jr. events from mid-September to mid-October is being considered as part of this series so if you’ve got a school, congregation, or youth group in the Greensboro area interested, Contact Us because we may be able to find a sponsor to hold an event for your teens.