The Richland County Foundation, Richland Area Chamber of Commerce, RCDG, the Ohio State University at Mansfield, Braintree Business Development Center, SBDC and SCORE announce a new pitch contest for local entrepreneurs.Richland Idea Audition will be held in October at The Ohio State University-Mansfield Founders Hall. The focus of the pitch contest is to support new business, help entrepreneurs get a new business off the ground and introduce entrepreneurs to the community for support.
Entrepreneurs will have three to four minutes to pitch their ideas to a panel of judges for a chance to win a top prize of $5,000. The second place idea will receive $2,500 and third place, $1,000. The people who make it through the preliminary round will pitch during a final round.