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REF NO.: 207

SUBJECT: Genesis Centre hosts entrepreneur showcase

DATE: April 11

Memorial University’s Genesis Centre is hosting a unique event featuring local business startups with big ideas.

Pitch & Pick: The Election Edition takes place Friday, April 15, from 3-5 p.m. at Bitters Pub and Restaurant on the St. John’s campus.

The event will feature 10 local startups pitching business ideas to an audience, who will in turn help pick their favourite innovative idea.

The event is open to the public and is free. RSVP details available at

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For more information, please contact Jeff Green, communications co-ordinator, Office of the Vice-President (Research), Memorial University, at 709-864-4073, 709-687-9243 or


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