Michigan Technological University's The Fitting Room by Sizeologic wins TCNewTech's University Showdown pitch competition
NMSW University Showdown Celebrates Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Northern Michigan
Traverse City, MI Traverse City, MI - May 9th, 2023
NMSW University Showdown, hosted by TCNewTech, concluded with resounding success, highlighting the remarkable talent and innovation within Northern Michigan's thriving startup community. The event, held at City Opera House on May 9th, showcased an impressive array of student-led startups competing for recognition, support, and prizes.
The highly anticipated competition reached its climax as Michigan Technological University's The Fitting Room by Sizeologic emerged victorious, capturing both the prestigious 1st place prize and the Audience Choice award. The Fitting Room impressed the judges and audience alike with their revolutionary virtual fitting room solution that transforms the online shopping experience. By addressing critical challenges faced by consumers and reducing environmental impact, The Fitting Room demonstrated their commitment to redefining the future of e-commerce.
"We are thrilled to recognize The Fitting Room by Sizeologic for their exceptional innovation and outstanding presentation during the NMSW University Showdown," said Christopher Nesbit, TCNewTech Event Director, "Their solution exemplifies the entrepreneurial spirit and ingenuity that we strive to cultivate within our startup ecosystem."
The success of the NMSW University Showdown would not have been possible without the support and contributions of our esteemed audience, generous sponsors, and dedicated volunteers. Their commitment to fostering a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship in Northern Michigan is deeply appreciated.
"We would like to express our sincerest gratitude to the audience, sponsors, and volunteers for their invaluable support," added Christopher Nesbit, “Their involvement made this event a resounding success and reinforces our collective commitment to nurturing a vibrant ecosystem where startups can flourish."
The NMSW University Showdown was a testament to the hard work, dedication, and entrepreneurial spirit exhibited by all participating teams. Each team demonstrated their passion for innovation and showcased their cutting-edge solutions, reflecting the immense potential and talent within Northern Michigan's startup community.
The NMSW University Showdown, hosted by TCNewTech, serves as a platform to celebrate and elevate the region's startup ecosystem, providing invaluable support, resources, and recognition to student-led startups. By fostering collaboration and inspiring entrepreneurial endeavors, NMSW University Showdown continues to strengthen Northern Michigan's position as a hub for innovation and economic growth.