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Posts by Bianca Buliga

SEED SPOT and FIRST LEGO League Partner to Support Students Innovating Space Exploration

By: Bianca Buliga, Digital Marketing Manager Earlier this month, representatives from the SEED SPOT team flew out to San Jose, California to support the ninth annual FIRST LEGO League Global Innovation Awards. An international nonprofit founded to inspire young people’s engagement with science and technology, FIRST convenes teams from around the world to submit solutions…

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Building A Pipeline of Diverse, Impact-Driven Entrepreneurs in Seattle

By: C’pher Gresham, Chief Strategy and Operations Officer, and John B Johnson, Seattle Community Organizer Talent is equally distributed, but opportunity is not. At SEED SPOT, we believe in breaking down barriers to help entrepreneurs from all backgrounds in all communities achieve their dreams of creating a better world. This is why SEED SPOT is…

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Youth Entrepreneurs Win $17,500 in Prizes at Schools National Demo Day

By: Bianca Buliga, Digital Marketing Manager On Tuesday, May 14th, 12 innovative student teams from across the country competed at the Tempe Center for the Arts in Phoenix for cash prizes to advance their impact-driven businesses. Over 160 members of the Phoenix startup community came to support the big dreams of teenage founders keeping students…

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7 Impact-Driven Entrepreneurs Pitch for $20,000 in Prizes at Demo Day

By: Bianca Buliga, Digital Marketing Manager On Thursday, May 9th, 150+ members of the Phoenix startup community gathered at the Phoenix Art Museum to watch seven innovative impact-driven ventures pitch their game-changing business ventures at our Impact Accelerator Demo Day. The ventures were competing to win $20,000 in prizes from Canal Partners, Galvanize, the Pakis…

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SEED SPOT’s National Sponsor is Expanding Tech Access for Impact-Driven Entrepreneurs

By: Bianca Buliga, Digital Marketing Manager Recently, SEED SPOT celebrated an important milestone: we have officially served 800 entrepreneurs nationwide since our inception seven years ago! It has taken a village of mentors, content experts, investors, and community members to empower each and every one of those entrepreneurs. While the list of generous supporters is…

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12 Student Teams Invited to Pitch at Schools National Demo Day

By: Bianca Buliga, Digital Marketing Manager And just like that, we’re one step closer to our culminating National Demo Day on Tuesday, May 14th at Tempe Center for the Arts (RSVP here)! This past Wednesday, student teams from across the United States pitched their innovative business ventures to a panel of judges from organizations like…

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32 Student Teams Selected to Pitch at SEED SPOT Schools Semi-Finals

By: Bianca Buliga, Digital Marketing Manager Over the past year, students in classrooms all over the country have been formulating solutions to some of the world’s most pressing problems. They’ve identified a problem affecting their campus or community, investigated the root cause, identified their target customers, researched their competitive landscape, and created prototypes of the…

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10 Impact-Driven Entrepreneurs Pitch for $20,000+ in Cash Prizes

By: Bianca Buliga, Digital Marketing Manager On Tuesday, April 9th, 180+ members of the Washington, DC startup community gathered at the Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company to watch ten innovative impact-driven ventures pitch their game-changing business ventures at our Impact Accelerator Demo Day. The ventures were competing to win over $20,000 in prizes from sponsors including…

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Meet the 8 Ventures in Our Spring 2019 PHX Impact Accelerator

By: Bianca Buliga, Digital Marketing Manager The SEED SPOT team is proud to present the final eight ventures being inducted into our Spring 2019 Impact Accelerator! Over the next eight weeks, these founders and co-founders will leverage SEED SPOT’s globally-ranked program to double down on their high-impact business model, launch a strong go-to-market strategy, assemble…

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