Carefully selected by Venturefest East organisers - the Greater Cambridge Greater Peterborough LEP (GCGP LEP) - the successful businesses were chosen from twenty one companies that pitched to the UK and international investors during the Pitchfest Investor Showcase Day at St John’s innovation Centre.
“It’s inspiring to see this year’s Pitchfest joined up with Venturefest East,” commented David Gill, Managing Director at St John’s Innovation Centre. “This vital East of England event serves as an essential platform for successful companies to meet the region’s most influential innovators, investors and entrepreneurs under one roof.”
Laura Welham-Halstead, Head of Communications & Connectivity at the Greater Cambridge Greater Peterborough LEP and Venturefest East Champion, added: “We are delighted to have such a strong selection of innovative companies taking part in our fast and furious Pitchfest competition at Venturefest East. All of the shortlisted companies are very strong, so I am looking forward to seeing them on stage battling it out on 21st September. I’d encourage as many innovators, entrepreneurs and investors as possible to join us on the day to be part of the best local innovation event of the year.”
The companies to showcase at Venturefest East are:
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