Entrepreneurs Compete For $70K In UMD's Cupid's Cup Business Competition PR Newswire Mar. 26 Under Armour's Kevin Plank Serves as Sponsor and Judge Six startups will compete in the April 5 final round of Cupid's Cup, the national business competition held by the Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship at the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business. The annual competition is sponsored by Kevin Plank, CEO and founder of Under Armour. The finalists will compete for the Cupid's Cup, $70,000 in cash funding, and exclusive access to a member of Plank's professional network. Each will deliver a 6-minute business pitch to Plank and a panel of judges in front of 1,000 attendees at UMD's Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center. The final competition day will also include a business and innovation showcase highlighting more than 50 startups and entrepreneurship organizations. Additional information is available at www.cupidscup.com. When: Friday, April 5, 2013 oBusiness & Innovation Showcase, sponsored by BB&T: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Where: Samuel Riggs IV Alumni Center University of Maryland College Park, MD 20742 oCupid's Cup final competition: 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. Where: Dekelboum Concert Hall Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center University of Maryland College Park, MD 20742 Cupid's Cup finalists: oCoverPlay LLC, University of Virginia -- maker of an ultra-thin Bluetooth speaker for mobile devices called the Mojo oDiagnostic anSERS, University of Maryland -- maker of ink-jet printed sensors for detecting trace amounts of chemicals, from explosives to narcotics oEarth Starter LLC, University of Maryland -- maker of products to accelerate and simplify growth and yield for gardens oHole Patch LLC, Case Western Reserve University -- developer of a new method for patching potholes oMoolaguides.com, Florida State University -- a study tool for college students that rewards academic effort oNeural Analytics, University of California Los Angeles -- a developer of a portable non-invasive medical device to diagnose traumatic brain injuries on the football field or the battlefield Event website: www.cupidscup.com Media contact: Greg Muraski, Media Relations Specialist firstname.lastname@example.org; office phone: 301-405-5283; cell phone: 301-892-0973 /PRNewswire-USNewswire -- March 26, 2013/ SOURCE Robert H. Smith School of Business Website: http://www.rhsmith.umd.edu
Entrepreneurs Compete For $70K In UMD's Cupid's Cup Business Competition
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