Congratulations to Aliyah W, winner of the 2013 Elevator Pitch Challenge

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E-Karta

Georgia K, Age 16

New Bedford, MA

Personal Electronic Receipt Card

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JJ New World - Better Than History

Amena J. & Juan R., Age 16 & 17

Dallas, TX

Video game allowing you to change history.

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Cool Sleeve

Antonia C., Age 18

Los Angeles, CA

Heat resistant sleeve for waiters.

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Chameleon Covers

Nicole M. & Melanie W., Age 16 & 17

White Plains, NY

Customizable covers for canes, crutches & wheelchairs

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EHFAR Films

Laura M., Age 18

Warwick, RI

Promotional video production

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Cool Aid Crutch Wear

Aliyah W., Age 17

St. Louis, MO

(CIY) Custom Crutch Accessories

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Aliyah W. had the most unique votes on September 30! She will be getting a giftcard from a NFTE sponsor!

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What is an elevator pitch?

An "elevator pitch" is a carefully crafted message designed to explain a business to a potential investor. The catch — it must be given in the time that it takes to ride up an elevator.

Elevator Pitch Challenge

The Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship gives high school and middle school students the opportunity to take a sixty second idea, and turn it into an actual business. Each nominee here is either the owner or co-owner of his or her business.


All elevator pitch participants are also competing in the NFTE National Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge, presented by MasterCard Worldwide on October 3, 2013 in New York City.