StartUp Jefferson City, a program led by local business people to encourage local entrepreneurs, has lined up three events for 2013.
The local organization will host Motivational Meet-up on March 23. This free event is open to the public and will feature presentations by local business owners, with networking opportunities. Seating is limited and registration is required for the 9 to 11 a.m. event to be held at G2 Gallery, 102 E. High St. To register online, go to www.startupjeffcity.com or call 573-291-6556 with.
On April 23 and again in October, aspiring entrepreneurs will have the opportunity to present their pitch for a business idea to a panel of judges. Participants will receive feedback and lucky winners will receive cash prizes. The April event will include $2,000 prizes and the October event will include $5,000 prizes.
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