Sales call

Published: April 2011


A Boston College Minute: Final round of the Boston College Venture Capital Competition, Fulton Hall, April 13.

Contestants: Five teams of student entrepreneurs with business plans, whittled down from 42.
Judges: Faculty and alumni from the business world.
Pitches: 15 minutes of presentation, 10 minutes of Q&A.
Prizes: First, $10,000; second, $3,000; third, $2,000.

The winners: Additup, an online advertising service, and My Savvy Shoes, a snap-on accessory system, which tied for first and received $6,500 each. Moglo, an iPhone app that utilizes GPS to make a game of real-world locations, placed third.

This feature was posted on Monday, April 25, 2011 and is filed under Boston College Minute.
Producer: Ravi Jain.