Big Launch Challenge 2021 Winners

The Launch Place received 64 applications for its 9th Annual Big Launch Challenge Pitch Competition from various start-up companies located in the U.S. and abroad. The top 10 competitors took the stage and presented their innovative business ideas at the NC Biotechnology Center. Read more to see who won!

10 Finalists selected for Big Launch Challenge 2021

Today, The Launch Place is pleased to announce the top 10 finalists who will be pitching their business plans on stage LIVE at the ninth annual Big Launch Challenge to be held on October 14th at the NC Biotech Center in Durham, NC. 

2021 Big Launch Challenge Judges

We're excited to announce the 2021 Judges for Big Launch Challenge Pitch Competition. The Big Launch Challenge will include an opportunity for 10 companies to share their pitches with a panel of 5 investors representing multiple investor groups located across the country.