Our Winner - StillGoing, LLC/
STILLGOING, LLC is a mobile web based service that allows users to connect on demand with a “LIVE” guided meditation coach anytime, anywhere! The STILLGOING team personally curates every single coach to ensure our users receive the very best meditation experience possible. Users will be guided by a live professional, not a recording. Users can also access pre-scheduled live group meditation sessions to augment their daily practice. You can access our coaches anywhere…from a cab in New York, to a cabin in Montana, proving there is no wrong place to take a moment and meditate. STILLGOING is the first every “LIVE” on-demand guided meditation application (yes we are the first). Additionally, our service offers access to a wide variety of meditation coaches from all over the United States. The combination of highly curated and experienced coaches, and on-demand technology allows us to deliver a unique service unlike anything currently available.
The InnovateHER Challenge is a national prize competition aimed at unearthing products and services that impact and empower the lives of women and families through local business competitions that culminate in a live pitch Final Round. During the InnovateHER Finals, up to 10 Finalists will compete for the Top Three cash prizes totaling $70,000 provided by Microsoft. This year, the national InnovateHER Finals will be held on March 16 & 17, 2016 in the Washington, D.C. metro area as part of a larger Women’s Summit.
The InnovateHER Challenge provides an opportunity for entrepreneurs to showcase products and services that:
- Have a measurable impact on the lives of women and families (30%)
- Have the potential for commercialization (40%), and
- Fill a need in the marketplace (30%)
Clairvoyance will be hosting a preliminary competition in Reston, VA with cash prizes up to $1,000*. The winner of the initial round will be entered in the Semi-Final round, where the SBA will select up to 10 finalists to move on to compete in the InnovateHER Final Challenge on March 17, 2016 in Washington, D.C. to compete for $70,000.
InnovateHER Reston is the initial round of the national InnovateHER Challenge presented by the SBA, in partnership with Microsoft. The SBA is looking for innovative products and services that help impact and empower the lives of women and families. The top 10 finalists of InnovateHER Reston will receive the opportunity to pitch live to our panel of judges on Wednesday, December 2, 2015. Thanks to our wonderful sponsors, the top 3 will win up to $1,000*.
We are accepting contestants from entrepreneurs and business owners from Virginia, Maryland, and Washington, DC. In order to be considered for the competition, please submit your registration by Wednesday, November 25, 2015 11:59PM EST. We will be announcing the top 10 finalists on Monday, November 30, 2015.
Following the announcement of the winner, enjoy networking with the competitors, panelists, local businesses and supporters. Reston is home to many businesses and a great group of people. It is a booming business area and with the addition of the metro, Reston will continue to grow, welcoming more companies a new home. Mingle with the Reston community while celebrating a fantastic competition.
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*Prize money is subject to change.