Yesterday we saw the class of 2012 pitch their business ideas to a panel of judges, the acumination of a two year programme here at MEST. Congrats everyone you did a fantastic job!
The five teams of current EIT’s (Entrepreneurs in Training) pitched to an impressive panel. The panel consisted of:
Jorn Lyseggen, Founder and CEO, Meltwater Group, @jorn_lyseggen
Mike Butcher, European Editor TechCrunch, @mikebutcher
Rik Thorbecke, CFO Meltwater Group
Adam Jackson Founder, DriverSide.com, @adamjacksonsf
Brian Flynn, Founder and President at Esplanade Partners, LLC
The five teams were:
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MEST, located in Accra, Ghana, provides a fully sponsored training and mentoring program in software development and entrepreneurship for aspiring African software entrepreneurs. MEST is an NGO funded by the Meltwater Group. Read More