Big Winners at the Pitch 2022!

Winning Team: Devan Hohn, Rising Phoenix Martial Arts (UW Oshkosh) — $10,000 cash and $15,000 in-kind services

Second Place: Sydney Gang, Skip The Warm-Up (UW Green Bay) — $7,500 cash and $7,500 in-kind services

Third Place: Dareios Moore, Financial Convoy (St. Norbert College) — $5,000 cash and $5,000 in-kind services

The Pitch Judges:

Kabinga Maini

Kabinga Maini is the Senior Engineering Project Manager for Plexus Corp.  He has extensive experience in the aerospace industry – spending 14 years with Gulfstream Aerospace. Kabinga has a BS in mechanical engineering, an MBA, and an MS in operations management.

Adrienne Palm
PBS Wisconsin

Adrienne Palm is the Director of Corporate Sponsorship for PBS Wisconsin. She previously worked for Gener8tor, a gold-ranked startup accelerator founded in Wisconsin. Adrienne was the Managing Director of gBETA in Northeast Wisconsin, a free accelerator for early-stage companies.

Chloe Pahl

Chloe Pahl is a Venture Associate at TitletownTech. In her role, she helps to source and evaluate new investment opportunities.  She also manages the TitletownTech Directory of talent, and assists with portfolio company support. Chloe graduated from Butler University with majors in Marketing and Entrepreneurship & Innovation. 


Student Teams:

1)Assistive Home Tech | UW Oshkosh | Kevin Dwyer, MBA
2) Edge | Lawrence University | Raian Rith, Statistics and Data Science; Ramisha Mahiyat, Computer Science; Nafis Ahmed Munim, Economics and Computer Science; Hasif Ahmed, Physics 
3)Financial Convoy | St. Norbert College | Dareios Moore, Business Administration
4) Rising Phoenix Martial Arts | UW Oshkosh | Devan Hohn, Special Education
5) Campus Connect | UW Green Bay | Emma Vance, Business Management; Lauren Krainik, Marketing; Diana Lemus Caceres, Human Resources Management; Ana Alfaro, Business Management 
6) EMpedics | Medical College of Wisconsin | Sarah Kurkowski, Doctor of Medicine; Alec Werthman, Doctor of Medicine
7) Mountain Goat Chi Co. | Lawrence University | Tashi Litch, Musical Arts 
8) Flypass | St. Norbert College | Will Stromp, International Business 
9) Happy Spa | UW Oshkosh | Noah Bauer, Marketing 
10) Skip the Warm-Up | UW-Green Bay | Sydney Gang, Business Administration