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EforAll All Ideas Pitch Contest

2015 All Ideas Pitch Contest
See top entrepreneurs from across various sectors square off for thousands of dollars in cash prizes

Date: Thursday, April 16
Time: 6pm-8pm
Location: Lowell Makes– 47 Lee Street. Lowell, MA
Event Hashtag: #EforAllPitch17
Parking: Metered parking available on streets (free after 6pm)

Thanks to everyone who attended. Full recap coming soon! 


 EforAll Pitch Contest - 19 Steps Bake Shop Lauren Suszczewicz- 19 Steps Bake Shop
Home -based business that sells over 30 delicious unique individual baked desserts such as Cinnamon-Sugar Popovers (pictured to the left)
EforAll Pitch Contest - BareHand Edwin Jack – BareHand
Makes video games that in creative ways relate to you and universal obstacles in life (poverty,pollution, health, etc.) They provide enjoyment and inspiration to lift up our everyday people, whether you are fighting cancer or debt, our games will be a motivating ally to your victory
 EforAll Pitch Contest - H2knO Isaac Hunnewell – H2knO
H2knO has created the “Champion Water” program that features includes reusable bottles, updated water stations, and interactive gamification elements so students are equipped – and motivated – to form a drinking water habit
 Efor All Pitch Contest - Jarfette garments & accessories Carol Ann Morse – Jarfette Convertible Clothing
Designs convertible clothing for women of all ages and sizes. Using magnetic buttons, the jacket scarf converts into 9 different garments including a jacket, shawl, vest, scarf, and headscarf
  Cliff Hirtle – Reknown
Universal renter resume, verified against pre-established apartment qualifications, scheduled through predefined availabilities
 unnamed-005 Anthony Nganga – Studio 26 Associates
Provides architectural services within the Merrimack Valley by working with building owners and tenants in assessing space requirements and providing functional, attractive and cost-effective spaces
Glife3 Myron Ho Ching Lam – XOI
XOI is a ready-to-drink juice that contains Gac, a Vietnamese superfruit with the highest levels of lycopene and beta-carotene in any fruit or vegetable. These antioxidants enhance prostate, heart, reproductive, eye, and skin health

These individuals will be judging the finalist’s pitches. 

EforAll Expert - Eric Schwarz, Citizen Schools Eric Schwarz – Founder, Citizen Schools
Citizen Schools partners with middle schools to expand the learning day for children in low-income communities across the country.
EforAll Expert - James Anderson, Clear Momentum James Anderson – Founder/Exec. VP of Operations, Clear Momentum 
Clear Momentum offers financial reporting software to venture capital and private equity investors.
EforAll Expert - Lianna Kushi, Family ID Lianna Kushi – Marketing Manager, FamilyID & former EforAll Program Manager
FamilyID is an easy-to-use online registration and payment platform. Schools, camps, teams and clubs use FamilyID to create simple online forms, and then sit back as registrations, sign-offs and payments roll in.
 EforAll Expert - Kamal Jain, Lowell Makes  Kamal Jain – Founder, Lowell Makes
Lowell Makes is a makerspace composed of local artists, engineers, makers, and thinkers who work together to provide tools and learning resources to the public.

Reasons to Attend:

  • See the region’s top entrepreneurs square off for thousands of dollars in cash prizes
  • Vote for your favorite entrepreneur finalist during Fan-Favorite voting (text-voting system that allows audience to award $500 prize)
  • Network with professionals from around the region 


  • Date: Thursday, April 16
  • Time: 6pm – 8pm
  • Location: Lowell Makes–47 Lee Street. Lowell, MA
  • Parking: Metered parking available on streets (free after 6pm)


6:00-6:45pm – Networking & Entrepreneurs Showcase

  • Meet other professionals from around the region.
  • See finalist & semi-finalists showcase their ventures through a table display. This is a great opportunity to give them feedback/advice

6:45pm-8pm – Pitch Contest

Prize Money:

  • First Place – $1,000
  • Second Place – $750
  • Third Place – $500
  • Fan-Favorite (you get to vote through text-voting!) – $500

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