Showcase Magazine - IdeaFest Feature

Learn more about IdeaFest with a Q&A from The Launch Place team.

IdeaFest Applications are now open

IdeaFest is a Business Pitch Competition where 20 finalists will pitch their startup idea to a panel of judges and a live audience for a chance to win $10,000 in cash awards. Deadline to apply is February 13.

Governor McAuliffe and Senator Warner Launch ‘Virginia is for Entrepreneurs’ Initiative

Governor Terry McAuliffe and U.S. Senator Mark Warner today announced the launch of the Virginia is for Entrepreneurs (VA4E) initiative, an effort to better match entrepreneurs with potential investors across regions, backgrounds and industries.