This year, Ignite Opportunity consisted of a series of 2 events taking part before and during the eMerge Americas Conference April 16 – 19 ( attendance 10,000+) and culminating in our Ignite Opportunity Start It Up Challenge. Learn More About Ignite Opportunity South Florida.
Saturday, April 16, 2016
7:00 PM – 10:00 PM: Ignite Opportunity Benefit
Palm Court, Miami Design District
300+ local entrepreneurs and business leaders as well as eMerge Americas attendees gathered to celebrate and support our young entrepreneurs. Through a lively entrepreneur auction, a Spirited Start Up cocktail reception featuring local craft beers, spirits and wine companies; coupled with a gourmet locally-sourced tasting menu, the crowd reveled in igniting entrepreneurship in South Florida!
Chef Michael Schwartz
Anchor, NBC 6
Master of Ceremonies
Chairman & CEO, Open English
Techpreneur of the Year
Tuesday, April 19, 2016
9:00 AM – 10:30 AM: Ignite Opportunity Start It Up Challenge
eMerge Americas, Miami Beach Convention Center
Our top NFTE alumni entrepreneurs rose to the challenge of pitching their businesses to a panel of distinguished community and business leaders. The top businesses received seed capital to invest in their businesses.
This yea'rs event is over - but to be involved next year, contact firstname.lastname@example.org!
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