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'Shark Tank' Style Business Competition Returns to Milwaukee's West Side

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A “Shark Tank” style business contest to fill a storefront on the west side of the city is looking for another applicant.

Sponsored by nonprofit Near West Side Partners, the Rev-Up MKE culminated in a live pitch event at the Rave/Eagles Ballroom on Sept. 14 with representatives from Marketette University and Town Bank, where each finalist Give a presentation in front of a panel. judgement.

3 years since the last competition.

“We have had so many inquiries as to when the Rev-Up MKE will be back, so we are thrilled to finally be able to say it is back. Marquette innovation.

Winners, announced at the live pitch on September 14th, will receive significant resources to support their new ventures, including $10,000 in cash and $25,000 in in-kind services such as small business mentoring, advertising and construction assistance. receive.