Kicking off the Global Entrepreneurship Congress and conducted entirely online, YouNoodle’s virtual ‘pitch off’ featuring Amy Cosper of Entrepreneur Magazine encourages global sourcing of innovation and investment in the startup ecosystem.
San Francisco, CA and Milan, Italy – March 10, 2015 – takeaHand, about improving lives with fuctional, affordable and ergonomic adapted design prosthetic solutions; today announced they have been selected to pitch virtually to an exclusive audience of tech and business luminaries. This is the third installment of YouNoodle Live, a popular virtual pitch event that is being held by YouNoodle (www.younoodle.com), a startup competition platform, to help kick off the Global Entrepreneurship Congress (GEC). GEC is a global and change-driving event that inspires entrepreneurs and organizations beyond borders to come together and transform innovation into reality. This time around, YouNoodle Live will feature Amy Cosper, Editor-In-Chief of Entrepreneur Magazine and GEC Keynote as co-MC with Torsten Kolind, Co-Founder, CEO and startup expert of YouNoodle. To register for this free event taking place on Monday, March 16th at 5PM (CET) visit: www.younoodle.com/live.
“Thanks in part to events like the Global Entrepreneurship Congress, an entrepreneurial ecosystem has started to take shape around the world,” said Ms. Cosper. “I am excited to be a part of this event as a virtual expert and participant. We need to recognize that entrepreneurs are everywhere (and sometimes where least expected) and virtual events like YouNoodle Live are helping to shine spotlight on these entrepreneurs and democratize entrepreneurial opportunity at the same time.”
“We are excited to have takeaHand presenting at YouNoodle Live and to be giving them the incredible chance to virtually present their ideas on this global scale,” said Torsten Kolind, CEO and Co-Founder of YouNoodle. “Opening up a dialogue between startups and influencers across borders is at the heart of YouNoodle and we are so proud to be at the forefront of democratizing entrepreneurial opportunities globally.”
“This is such an incredible opportunity for takeaHand to expand our network while sourcing new potential investors and partners at such an important and global event,” said co-founder, América Silva. “The virtual pitch process is also quite interesting, because it allows us to save time and travel dollars while telling our story and pitching in the comfort of our own environment to the likes of Amy Cosper” said co-founder, Miguel Mora.