LaunchU Food Entrepreneur Showcase & Reception
Oberlin College Sky Bar
Sunday, May 25th at 4:30pm!
Come join Oberlin’s entrepreneurial community as we enjoy the great local food and listen to the startup stories of our Oberlin entrepreneurs.
Creates eco-friendly compostable, sustainable, disposable party tableware that is made in America.
Vermillion Valley Vineyards
Promotes responsible land-use and building practices while producing exceptional wines.
Muskoka Food Co.
Oberlin College senior, Shauna Godfrey, prepares sauces, breads, dips, and more for the Muskokoa region of Ontario Canada.
Slow Train Coffee House and Music Cafe
Partners with local roasters to curate geographic and variety coffee.
Ohio Farm Direct
Uses locally sourced ingredients to grow a more sustainable local economy.
Applications due November 9th, 2014
Congratulations to the winners of the 2014 LaunchU Pitch Competition:
2014 LaunchU Accelerator
$15,000 Venture-Development Award
Cole Hershkowitz ’11
Glen Gerbush ’12, Jakob Hochendoner ’12, Isaac Yoder ’13
2014 LaunchU IdeaLab
$1500 Ignition Grant
to support the next phase of business-model development and protoyping
Kyle Aungst ’13
$1000 MindCamp Scholarship
to an individual student demonstrating particular entrepreneurial proclivity and promise
Candid Music Group
Gabriel Simon ’17