Quick Pitch Competition 2015

The Quincy Center for Innovation (QCI) announces the second annual “Quincy Quick Pitch Competition” to be held on Thursday, March 26, 2015 at the QCI. The free event will begin at 5:30 p.m. and is open to the public.

The Quincy Quick Pitch Competition is an opportunity for entrepreneurs to “pitch” their product or idea to a panel with the chance to win cash and in-kind prizes which may be used to help further their business idea.  The Quincy Quick Pitch Competition consists of two “tracks”:  a community track for which anyone from the general public could apply, and a student track, for which any student from a local college or university could apply.

Of the applications received, five entrepreneur finalists have been selected to pitch for the “community track” and three from the “student track”. The 2015 finalists are:


Damage iD

Microbiome Therapeutics

Mimir Insights


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The prizes awarded will include: 

1st place:  $2,500, plus 3 months of free space at the QCI

2nd Place:  $1,000, plus 3 months of free space at the QCI

Student Track:  $1,000, plus 3 months free space at the QCI

Plus, a “Fan Favorite” winner of $500

The judges for the final Quincy Quick Pitch Competition include: 

John Maguire, CEO - Friendly’s Ice Cream LLC

Alec Stern, Founding Member- Constant Contact

Rory Cuddyer, Startup Manager - City of Boston

Doug Banks Executive Editor of Boston Business Journal and Mass High Tech

Angel Investor Tim Barton

Angel Investor Drew Gaffney

The Quick Pitch Competition is sponsored by:


Friendly’s Ice Cream LLC

TD Bank

The Quincy Chamber of Commerce



Boston Financial Data Services 

Citizens Bank 

Constant Contact 

Eastern Nazarene College 

Granite Telecommunications 

NorthEast Community Bank 

South Shore Innovation

To RSVP for the event, visit: http://bit.ly/1DqhNmV