What Ripa’s show — in which regular folks presented their inventions to a panel of experts and competed for a pitch spot on HSN — gave to McCombs was not a million dollars, but one-time access to the HSN audience.
The submissions deadline for Startup Open, a featured competition at 2011 Global Entrepreneurship Week that recognizes startups with high-growth potential, closes today.
“The government went into competition with me,” Williams told The Daily Caller.
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Kids ages 6-18 are invited to participate in this fun and exciting event that brings together imagination, play and inventive thinking with grand prizes awarded in two age categories by popular vote of Fair attendees, who will cast their votes for their favorite invention based on originality, creativity, appeal and presentation.
Having a great idea is one thing, but having that idea turned into a reality is often much more difficult, costly and time consuming and so ideas rarely come to fruition.
To enter, contestants need to submit a brief video (not to exceed two minutes) or a blog post (maximum 325 words) that describes a day in the life of their business and motherhood.
Telstra’s Kate McKenzie said the awards had uncovered some inspiring businesswomen during the past 16 years, and in turn provided them with opportunities and a much higher profile.
At a time when American entrepreneurs are credited with starting the most businesses – more than half a million per month – than at any other time in the past decade and a half,(i) the Huggies brand launches year two of its successful MomInspired grant program.
HOW IS IT JUDGED?