TAMPA, FL (July 6, 2016) – Tampa Bay WaVE is hosting pitches at the Entrepreneur Collaborative Center in Ybor this Friday. The event will be held from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm in which eleven companies from our accelerator will be pitching for the preliminary competition. The ECC is located at 2101 East Palm Ave. Tampa, FL 33605, and we invite you to attend. Three to four companies will move on to the next stage of the competition that will be on July 15th, at Tropicana Field. In addition to the pitch competition on the 15th there will be a Tech Community Night open to the public. The winner of the final competition will be throwing out the first pitch at the game.
For more on Tech Night: Tech Night (http://www.eventbrite.com/e/rays-tech-community-night-lower-level-seatssec-127-tickets-26348713712?aff=press)
To attend the pitch competition on July 8th RSVP here Startup Pitch Competition (http://www.eventbrite.com/e/wave-tampa-bay-rays-2016-startup-pitch-competition-jul-8th-ybor-tickets-26334933495?aff=press)
About Tampa Bay WaVE: Tampa Bay WaVE, Inc. is a nonprofit providing local entrepreneurs with facilitated access to the resources, expertise and capital they need to grow vibrant technology-based companies in Tampa Bay and create high-wage tech jobs, thus fostering in innovation-based economy for the region. Tampa Bay WaVE actively supports more than 100 tech startups in Tampa Bay thanks to grant funding from the U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA) and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), plus support from its economic development partners Hillsborough County and the City of Tampa. Tampa Bay Wave also receives support from corporate partners such as Bank of America, Tampa Bay Rays, Sykes Enterprises, Florida Blue, Foley & Lardner, Tribridge, AgileThought, and Bright House Networks. For more information, visit www.tampabaywave.org.