Pitch of the Week (POW!) First Preliminary Round, April 5, 2017

Congratulations to The Almost Invisible Cows, winners of the April 5, 2017 Pitch of the Week (POW!) Preliminary Challenge. Team members include Suehyun Lee, a sophomore Nursing major who minors in Leadership, Reece Walker, a senior Public Relations major who minors in Advertising, and Cyril Lutterodt, a Psychology and Computer Science double major. Their pitch was for Liquid Latex Clothing that can be custom designed and printed from a video game interface. The Almost Invisible Cows will advance to the final round of POW! to be held on  Wednesday April 26 from noon-1:00 in the UTA FabLab. Each member of the winning team at the final round will receive $50 gift cards.

Also playing today were the The Ralph Wiggum Society, including Vivian De La Cruz, a junior Advertising and Public Relations major, Felix Diaz, a junior Broadcasting major, and Elayne Otstot, a junior Kinesiology major who minors in Public Health, and The Mighty Flying Penguins, including Michael Frausto, a junior Advertising major, Kevin Cooper, a junior Advertising major, and Garalene Palmer, a Freshman accounting major. Each of these competitors get a $10 gift card just for playing!

We would like to also thank our volunteer judges: Koffi Selom Egbeto, Technology Licensing Associate with the Office of Technology Management at UTA, Scott Parsinen, an organizer at 1 Million Cups in Fort Worth, TX, and founder of the Arlington House of Genius, and Andy Herzog, department head for Faculty Services and Online Engagement here at UTA Libraries.

The second preliminary round will be held next Wednesday, April 12, also from noon-1:00  in the UTA FabLab. Come out and join us!

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