UE Students Place in Evansville Startup Weekend Competition
2012 Mar 5The University of Evansville is proud to announce that several local students were members of winning teams in the inaugural Evansville Startup Weekend competition. The 54-hour event took place February 24-26 at the University of Southern Indiana College of Business. Startup Weekend brought together developers, designers, marketers, product managers, and startup enthusiasts to share ideas, form teams, build products, and launch startups. On Friday night, nearly 40 ideas were pitched, and 10 were selected as finalists. More than 70 participants formed 10 teams that worked through the weekend to develop their projects and products and to come up with a five-minute presentation that would wow a panel of local executives.