2023 winners: The Trash Porters won $10,000 Grand Prize, Droneversity won $1,500 Runner-up, and RestoreMD won People's Choice Award!
Provided by NCC Innovates initiative of the New Castle County Office of Economic Development.
One year membership in the Emerging Enterprise Center Virtual Incubator Program that offers office and conference space, mail and phone services, mentorship, networking and business education.
One year membership that gives your new business networking opportunity, visibility, credibility, training, advocacy, and promotion.
Free advertising and marketing opportunities.
Prize provided by Sherm's Catering and YourMoney101.org
One year membership that gives your business networking opportunities, visibility, credibility, training, advocacy and promotion.
Want to contribute a prize? Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (302) 737-4343. All contributions and sponsorships are tax-deductible.
Swim With the Sharks Pitch Competition is open to businesses within the New Castle County Chamber of Commerce traditional service areas that has been in business fewer than five (5) years. This area includes all three (3) Delaware counties, (New Castle, Kent, and Sussex). Entrants MUST have a valid business license.
Former Executive Director
Women's Business Center at True Access Capital
Ceo & Founder
Jet Phynx Films
Chief Executive Officer
Women of M.O.R.E.
Associate State Director
Delaware Small Business Development Center
Director of Economic Development
New Castle County (DE) Government
Marketing & Management
Director of Innovation
Delaware Prosperity Partnership
2023 winners: The Trash Porters won $10,000 Grand Prize, Droneversity won $1,500 Runner-up, and RestoreMD won $1,000 People's Choice Award
2022 Winners: $10,000 Grand Prize 24HR Trucking; $3,500 Runner-up OmniPotential Energy; $1,000 People's Choice 6NINETY9 Web Design
2021 Grand Prize Winner - Chess Express Kids founded by Jayvon Fairman-Davis.
2020 Grand Prize Winner TRIC Robotics founded by Adam Stager.
2019 Grand Prize Winner Green Grazer Goats founded by Kalyn Butt.
2017 Grand Prize Winner Green Grazer Goats founded by Kalyn Butt.
2016 Grand Prize Winner Vibrating Therapeutic Apparel (Now TheraV) founded by Amira Idris (Now Amira I. Radovic).
2015 Grand Prize Winner Deer Valley Danes founded by Karin Roseman.
2014 Grand Prize Winner NumbersBee founded by Sakthi Vel.
2013 Inaugural Grand Prize Winner PenguinAd (Now Carvertie) founded by Mac Macleod.