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WakeUp StartUp is the second Friday of every month!

How many times have you been sitting on a killer concept but lacked the advice, mentorship, or INVESTMENT to make it happen?

There is a sea of opportunity out there, let Wakeup Startup be your window to realizing the dream BIG time. ¬†Whether you’re a student with a concept, a faculty member with a big idea, or simply a passionate soul looking to make something happen, this event is for you.

Expand your network, connect with some of Central Ohio’s finest in getting ideas made, netting quality advice, helping products grow, and landing serious investment.

Have a product or company (in any sector) that has the potential for high growth?

Ready for some real feedback and committed support?

Wakeup Startup is a entrepreneur-driven movement to bring together those committed to creating, building, and growing high growth companies. WUSU is a monthly morning pitch event where founders pitch their companies to a group of entrepreneurs, investors, students, faculty, and the community. The event is designed for specific and candid feedback.

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Event Format

Coffee and Introductions

Main Pitches
- Pitch 1
- Panel Review/Questions
- Pitch 2
- Panel Review/Questions

Cameo Pitches
- Pitch 3
- Brief Q/A
- Pitch 4
- Brief Q/A

Open Mic (1 minute pitches from audience)