Most startup pitch competitions have a time limit: 60 seconds, 2 minutes. Not Polar Bear Pitching. The catch? Founders must pitch while standing waist-deep in the frozen Baltic Sea.
See how the world’s top 20 startup hubs stack up against each other in this infographic based on the 2012 Startup Ecosystem Report.
Erica Swallow is one of six TechStars NYC Associates tasked with helping build the next wave of amazing startups in the Spring 2013 Techstars NYC class.
Students of my recent “Getting Press on a Tight Budget” Skillshare class, submitted email and one-sentence pitches for their class projects. Here are some of the best startup pitches I received.