The South Africa-based LaunchLab has announced winners of its Knowledge Acceleration Program (KAP). LaunchLab is a business incubator running at the Stellenbosch University, South Africa.
The KAP competition kicked off last year and ran through 14 weeks of action-learning entrepreneurship development program geared towards equipping the participants with business acumen, planning, and managerial skills.
The content for the Knowledge Acceleration Program (KAP) was provided by the Center of Entrepreneurship of Regent University in Virginia, USA. The participants in the competition, some of whom were winners of the ATTACQ Retail Innovation Challenge, were under the mentorship and coaching of accredited members of the Mentors and Business Coaches International (MBCI). The lessons being coached to the participants included how to make good plans, and key managerial aspects of business.
The program concluded with a Pitching Final Event that took place on March 29th at the Nedbank Stellenbosch University LaunchLab. The pitch event saw four of the budding entrepreneurs pitch their idea in front of a live audience. Three winners emerged from the pitch event:
Ø Drive-Buy: a digital driver thru for Retail Stores
Ø SwiftPay: a RFID inventory tracking and …read more
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