Vita’s Journey – May 2019

Vita Chiquita Salsa They traveled to Seattle to see who would win the $25,000 even though they did not qualify to participate in the competition. The Vita Chiquita Salsa team said they formed to compete in Clark’s own Pitch Fest. They hoped that the combination of a family recipe and coaching from Pitch Fest would prepare them to compete in the Dempsey Startup Competition. The Dempsey Startup Competition is for college entrepreneurs throughout Washington, Oregon, Idaho and British Columbia. Teams present their ideas and business models to a panel of judges to compete for venture capital to grow their businesses. [...]