Bowie BIC teamed up with Springboard Enterprises to bring the Dolphin Tank Pitch event back to Bowie for the third time on May 15, 2018. Five entrepreneurs pitched their companies to a panel of four angel investors and serial entrepreneurs and an audience of 100 attendees to receive feedback and business advice. (Shown from the left: Mark Lawrence, Inncuvate Consulting and Bowie BIC Board Chair, Lisa Smith Bowie BIC Executive Director, Angela Singleton, Maryland TEDCO, Amy Millman, Springboard Enterprises, Sam Medile, Dingman Angels and Tenley Carp, Arnall Golden Gregory, LLP.)
Denita Conway, President and CEO of PROVEN Management and a member of Bowie BIC’s Board of Directors, was named one of SBA’s 2018 Small Business Person of the Year winners from the 50 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. All of the winners have been invited to attend ceremonies in Washington, DC where they will be honored with their individual award along with special recognition of the three runners-up and the naming of the 2018 National Small Business Person of the Year.