Strategic’s Co-CIO, Eric Bendickson was a judge in George Washington University’s 9th Annual New Venture Competition Finals

On April 20, the 12 best ideas for social entrepreneurship, tech innovation, and new venture creation took the stage for the GW Office of Innovation and Entrepreneurship's ninth annual New Venture Competition Finals.  For his second year in a row, Eric Bendickson was a judge in the final round of this year’s Competition. 

The Competition was launched in 2009 by John Rollins and the former dean of the GW School of Business, Susan Phillips.  The Competition is the fifth largest collegiate business plan competition in the country. Each year cash prizes are awarded, with participation from hundreds of students across the ten schools at GW. In-kind prizes worth tens of thousands of dollars are also awarded annually. These include free legal counsel, office space, and professional consultation services. 

Finalist Announcement and  2017 NVC Winners