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6 Finalists accelerator program Present Your Startup 2017 announced

Another accelerator announced their finalists: the Haarlem based Present Your Startup

Present Your Startup pitches

Present Your Startup is a program for starting companies and yearly they organise a live pitch event. Forbo Flooring in Assendelft had the honor to host the event, where all semi-finalists battled for one of the program spots.

Present Your Startup 2017

The finalists will participate in the program and receive coaching, connects them with investors and relevant corporates and companies.
This year there was an extraordinary situation, where two finalists ended with equal points, so there are actually six instead of the usual five finalists. This never happened before in the Present Your Startup history, while the event was held for the fourth time in a row. They always aim for finalists who show their entrepreneurial skills and qualities.

Nijsje – a trendy icebike with application to see its location
Maester – an e-learning platform for corporates
Stagefinder – matchmaker between stage and artist
Fiftyco – a mediaplatform for 50+
Besized – a tool predicting the size of child wear via an algorithm
Tinkr – an online career platform connecting IT students with tech corporates

The six finalists can present themselves during the final pitch event on Wednesday November 22nd, in Pathé Haarlem. Host is John Henry from New York, who sold his first startup when he was 24. Now he’s an investor and he perfectly knows hard it is to succeed as entrepreneur and startup.

If you’re interested to attend, you can buy tickets via presentyourstartup.nl/events.

Sabine de Witte

Sabine de Witte successfully failed her own startup and embraced the lessons she learned to connect startups and investors. She helps startups with pr and online communications, writes about tech as a journalist, judges events as a ‘pitch bitch’ and travels the world as startup spotter.

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