We are excited about the collaboration with John F. Kennedy University’s Institute of Entrepreneurial Leadership (IEL) and Inner City Advisors on the upcoming August 14th Emerging Entrepreneurs (E2) Pitch Contest. Bay Area entrepreneurs interested in applying should complete the Gust online application on this link. Application deadline is July 29, 2013. The criteria to apply is: (1) the company is 2 years or less in business and (2) applicant must be a principal in the company.

For more information about the event, contact the IEL Office by calling 925-671-3166 or e-mail:

Wednesday, August 14 – E2 Pitch Contest
5:30pm – 8:30pm, Inner City Advisors, 283 4th St. #101, Oakland, CA 94607
Have you launched a business within the last two years? JFK University’s Institute of Entrepreneurial Leadership, in cooperation with the Keiretsu Forum and Inner City Advisors, has launched a new competition for entrepreneurs in the Bay Area: The E2 Pitch Contest. This event will connect emerging entrepreneurs with resources, feedback and mentoring from angel investors and community leaders. Participants pre-selected by the IEL will have 2 minutes to pitch their business idea to a panel of judges.