CultureShock $50,000 Pivot & Pitch Competition


On Sunday, March 24, 2020, we awarded a total of $57,500 to 10 deserving Black founders who have shown resilience and innovation despite the global pandemic! Winners received a non-dilutive cash prize, a COLLAB prize pack, hands-on assistance for COLLAB, access to highly-coveted resources and an exclusive opportunity to earn an investment from Collab Capital. Below are the crowned winners:

$25,000 Grand Prize Winner – Cherry Blossom Intimates 

$10,000 Winner – LiftEd

$7,500 Winner – Script Health

$5,000 Winner – Jax Rentals

$5,000 Winner – GoLogic

$1,000 Winner – Quirktastic

$1,000 Winner – Playbook Five

$1,000 Winner – Yunit

$1,000 Winner – SeeYouSoon

$1,000 Winner – Immerseful

We love rewarding and supporting founders, so be sure to check back for the next pitch competition. Also, if you want to check out the event, click below to head over to our YouTube channel where you can see the entire event replay! 






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Black founders & entrepreneurs have what it takes to create & experience immense success, but don’t always have the support and resources they need to take their business to the next level. Collab Studio‘s goal is to remain founder-focused and equip those we serve with tools and information they often times don’t have access to when they need it.