5 finalists, 5 judges, 5 minutes! Join ASSETS to see this year's participants pitch their business ideas to a panelist of judges and live audience at The Ware Center. Winners receive thousands of dollars in cash and pro-bono prizes. Please bring your ticket with you to this event. Seating is limited in the auditorium, so tickets will be required to see the final pitches live! While the judges deliberate, keynote speaker, Jason Grullon, will share his experiences. Jason is the co-founder of the ethical fashion brand VIRTUROCKS and the ethical fashion platform DelCayo. He is a Social Entrepreneur bred in the Dominican Republic and a former consultant for international development agencies like GIZ, unicefand UNDP. After his MA in law and business in 2015, he decided to co-create Virtū in order to help in bringing fairness and innovation to the production of garments around the world, starting with his country. He's in charge of corporate vision, social development and market disruption. Following the presentation of the winners, there will be a celebration of all ten of the Pitch ideas in the lobby of the Ware Center with appetizers, drinks, and displays from all ten businesses.