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The Big Idea

From Calendar: 2013 New Orleans Entrepreneur Week (NOEW)


From: March 22, 2013 at 5:00pm to: 8:00pm


The Big Idea, presented by IBERIABANK, is the culminating event of New Orleans Entrepreneur Week. An innovative approach to community engagement and crowd-sourced funding, this pitch extravaganza will feature 15of New Orleans’ most promising startup ventures and a celebrity judging panel. The event is a collaboration of the New Orleans entrepreneurial ecosystem. 

While the entrepreneur showcase on Fulton Street is free and open to the public, you can become a SILVER TICKET holder for just $50 and help influence the overall winner, who will walk away with $50,000 in seed capital through a combination of audience and judging panel vote!  A silver ticket will grant you VIP access to Manning’s Restaurant for free food, drinks, and, of course, the opportunity to participate in the final vote. Check out all the action from last year’s event!

2013 Featured Entrepreneurs:
Atelier Vie Distillery, Birthmark Doula Collective, Clothesline Software, Dinner Lab, Dyverse City, Education Everytime, EnrichED, Memorandom, Inc., Ooh La Bra!, Pierce Industries,, Sidework, Social Chomp, Traverst, Your Nutrition Delivered

Following The Big Idea, Harrah’s will host a free, live concert on Fulton St. featuring local brass band, Hot 8.

PLEASE NOTE: You MUST have your ticket in hand in order to gain access to Manning’s the day of The Big Idea.

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