Bright Ideas: 12 finalists to compete in Edison Project

From Hickory Daily Record Staff Reports

The Catawba County Chamber of Commerce announced finalists in its 2018 Edison Project, the region’s only entrepreneurial competition that aims to find, potentially fund and help entrepreneurs and business start-ups that have an idea for an innovative, viable business launch in the Greater Hickory Metro (Catawba, Burke, Alexander and Caldwell counties).

Finalists will have exclusive access to a team of business advisers and local entrepreneurial resources, receive an invitation to a series of custom workshops to enhance and refine their business idea, pitch to a panel consisting of angel investors, venture capitalists and bankers from across the state, write and refine their business plan, and the opportunity to deliver a final pitch to a community audience.

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