Greater Hunter Regional Feeder Competition 2015
Regional Awards and Mentoring Program to provide recognition, support and
exposure for the Region's best technology companies.
Regional Winners qualify as National Finalists.
In order to deliver value to emerging technology companies in the Greater Hunter (including the NSW Central Coast and Mid-North Coast), the region is hosting its own local versions of the national competition. This Program will deliver business mentoring for Regional Finalists and celebrate the best companies in the region.
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE REGIONAL WINNERS!
At an event hosted by the NSW State Government on Thursday 20 August, the three regional Finalists presented to a group of judges who had assessed their business plans. After much discussion behind closed doors the judges announced:
2015 Hunter Region Runner-up - Corky's Sustainable Energy
2015 Hunter Region Winner - Melvelle Equipment
Melvelle Equipment now go on to be a National Finalist.
As part of the National Finals Day Showcase in Sydney on 20 October, all of the Hunter Regional Finalists will have the opportunity to present to a national audience and take part in the Investor Connect speed-dating event.
Eligible companies for the Regional Competition need to be based in the Greater Hunter Region, have less than 100 employees and own the core Intellectual Property used in their products or services.
REGIONAL COMPETTION TIMETABLE 2015
29 April - Greater Hunter Competition Launched
19 May - Entries Closed
June/July - Regional Mentoring Program
20 August - Regional Winners announced
20 October - National Technology Showcase and Australian Winners
Contact - Adrian Price at AiGroup
0418 640 447