Daily Record Staff//March 31, 2023
//March 31, 2023
Loyola University Maryland’s Simon Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship awarded a total of $25,000 to five entrepreneurs who participated in the center’s Baltipreneurs Accelerator, a four-month part-time program supporting startup businesses and social ventures with training, technical assistance, mentorship, networking and access to capital.
Receiving awards were:
All five awards were presented March 21 at Demo Day, the Baltipreneurs Accelerator’s culminating event where program participants showcase their ventures in a pitch competition and network with attendees.
This year’s cohort of nine entrepreneurs consisted of five women founders and six Black founders, the most diverse cohort in the program’s history. In addition to the award recipients, the cohort included Ina Kovacheva of Arch Dash, Bianca Jackson of BrickRose Exchange, Matt Barinholtz of FutureMakers and John Matthews of e-Bless.-