Compete for Investor & Corporate attention
Southeast's largest start-up competition for investor attention and Fortune 500 customer discovery
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Charlotte Venture Challenge
The Charlotte Venture Challenge is a start-up competition for early-stage high growth companies. The competition has a history of producing and showcasing some of the Southeast’s most successful early-stage companies. In the last three years, over 300 start-up companies entered the competition for the opportunity to present to potential investors, first customers, and the chance to win over $150,000 in cash prizes. During the final rounds of competition the finalists present to Angel and Venture Capital Investors and large potential customers (Fortune 500 Corps).
112 Startup Companies Entered
% Selected Finalists
5 Category Winners
Cash Prize Awardees
8 Winners and Runners-up