ElbowRoom http://wrvo.org en Young entrepreneurs compete to impress investors http://wrvo.org/post/young-entrepreneurs-compete-impress-investors <p>College students from across upstate New York pitched their businesses to an audience of potential investors. It was the end of a 12-week program called the Syracuse Student Sandbox, which mentors young entrepreneurs on generating revenue for their startups.</p><p>"Teams are coming out of the sandbox at the end of the summer already having some funding, already having products, already having some customers," said John Liddy, the director of the program he helped start in 2009.</p> Mon, 19 Aug 2013 20:19:38 +0000 Tom Magnarelli 42845 at http://wrvo.org Young entrepreneurs compete to impress investors