Pitch@Palace 3.0 took place on 23rd March, 2015. The Duke of York founded Pitch@Palace in 2013 to support Entrepreneurs with the amplification and acceleration of their business ideas by connecting them with potential supporters including CEOs, angels, mentors and key business contacts.
Pitch@Palace 3.0 focused on Innovation and Technology in the Creative Industries.
David Rowan, Editor of WIRED Magazine, moderated the evening with 14 Entrepreneurs pitching to an audience of 400. Guests enjoyed food and drinks provided by UK based entrepreneurs.
There was a People’s Choice Award for all 42 Entrepreneurs who took part in Pitch@Palace Boot Camp on 12th March, 2015 and a live audience Vote on the night.
Closing the event, HRH said “I would love to build on this initiative. I believe we can do more.”
The winners were:
Pitch@Palace Winners – Jukedeck
Jukedeck is software that composes original music autonomously. It has applications across many industries including video, games, healthcare, education and more.
Grabble is the fastest and best way to discover, browse and purchase fashion on your phone, with more than 1500 retailers, millions of products, and daily content themes.
OpenDesk is a global platform for local making. They have a curated collection of designer furniture that you can download and make locally through their global network of professional makers.
Pitch@Palace People’s Choice Award Winners – TeamTurquoise
Pitch@Palace People’s Choice Award was decided over a week of online voting. The 42 Entrepreneurs who took part in Pitch@Palace Boot Camp each created a short pitching video. Votes were made through social media.
Team Turquoise create technology that can change how you feel, perceive and behave. Their first product, doppel, can get you going or help you relax on demand.