Women in Business Challenge Pitch

Last fall ZukaBaby was selected as one of 10 businesses to compete in the Urban League of New Orleans Women in Business Challenge.  After completing the Urban League’s Business Boot Camp and submitting a completed business plan and pitch, ZukaBaby was selected as one of the final four business to compete for a $10,000 grant at the 6th Annual New Orleans Entrepreneur Week put on by Idea Village.

The Urban League of Greater New Orleans Women in Business Challenge Pitch  (Gallier Hall)

Join The Urban League of Greater New Orleans for the 2nd annual Women in Business Challenge Pitch, the culminating event of the Women in Business Challenge, and watch local entrepreneurs Diva Dawg, LLCI Spa a Deal, LLCMa Momma’s House of Cornbread, Chicken & Waffles, LLC, and ZukaBaby compete for the chance to win $10,000 in seed capital.The Women in Business Challenge is centered on educating and empowering female entrepreneurs in New Orleans. Research indicates that startup ventures steered by men have out-performed those created by women in annual sales, employment growth, and income. This Challenge elevates and empowers women to “go bigger” in their entrepreneurial endeavors in order to have the same performance potential as male-owned startups, with the ultimate goal of creating economic impact.

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