Excitement Abounds at SEED SPOT Demo Day in Phoenix, AZ
Jenny Anderson, 25, is the Co-founder of Celebrate Autism, a non-profit organization dedicated to helping young adults on the autism spectrum find independence and empowerment through entrepreneurship. Jenny and Celebrate Autism were chosen to participate in the SEED SPOT business incubator in Phoenix, AZ this Fall. During the 16 week program, ventures were guided through stringent curriculum and mentorship, culminating in their 3 minute pitch to an audience of over 1,000 at the Orpheum Theatre on December 11, 2013.
SEED SPOT entrepreneurs receiving raucous applause from the crowd!
Jenny & Brent with the amazing SEED SPOT staff; Alex Sprayberry, Courtney Klein and Mike Rudinsky
There were a variety of awards presented to the SEED SPOT cohorts; ranging from free office space to cash prizes. Celebrate Autism was awarded $25,000 from the Pakis Family Foundation. Please read more about the amazing SEED SPOT ventures and Demo Day awards: http://aztechbeat.com/2013/12/xplore-crash-snaps-apps-and-celebra/