2021 Strakosch Venture Competition 

This year, the winner receives $7,500, second place $5,000, and third place $2,000.

The crowd favorite receives $500. 

Take a look at our seven finalists' pitches and tune in to our final event on Wed, 4/28, at 6pm ET to vote LIVE for your favorite!


Bumpr - Luke Stanise '24 & Eric Serra '24

Uber for advertising revolutionizing out-of-home advertisements. 

Innate Labs - Jing Tang '21 & Yuqing Zhang, Law '23

Natural, intuitive, high-bandwidth interface for AR devices.

GiftPocket - Brooke Yoakam '24

App to manage all your gift cards.

My Brother's Friend - Nisha Momin '21 & Sofia Yepes '21

A curated marketplace for artisanal brands.

TIPP - Joon "John" Choi '21, Gaven Giampalmi '21, & Jacob Kennedy '21

Quora/LinkedIn meets FaceTime/Zoom

Upsurge Inc. - Michael Rasin '22

Investing made simple.

PXL Inc. - Arhaan Bulchandani '22

Linkedin meets Upwork for content creation.