Carlo Capua and Cortney Gumbleton of Locavore, Mateson Gutierrez of Cache, and Saryina and Glen Oliver of Aspen Tyke Traveler.

Carlo Capua and Cortney Gumbleton of Locavore, Mateson Gutierrez of Cache, and Saryina and Glen Oliver of Aspen Tyke Traveler.

Ten entrepreneurs pitched their businesses to a panel of judges during the Thursday, Oct. 11 sold-out Fort Worth Business Plan Competition Pitch Night.

Three competitors will move on to the final round.

These three finalists are:

• Carlo Capua and Cortney Gumbleton of Locavore, an all-inclusive resource for foodie entrepreneurs looking to affordably scale up their business, including a commercial kitchen and event venue for rent. 

For more on Locavore:

www.fortworthbusiness.com/news/locavore-commercial-kitchen-designed-for-foodie-entrepreneurs/article_bd676d4e-c8d0-11e8-b50f-17795c29c05c.html

• Mateson Gutierrez of Cache, a mobile app that allows consumers direct access to purchase wholesale tax foreclosure properties from anywhere in the world, with no experience in real estate required.

• Saryina and Glen Oliver of Aspen Tyke Traveler, a developer of innovative, supportive bag and packing systems that help prepare new parents for on-the-go adventures with young children.

The three competitors give their final round of pitches in front of the judges from 6-9 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 25, at the TCU Brown Lupton University Union Ballroom, 2901 Stadium Dr.

The grand prize winner will receive $10,000 in cash, the runner-up will receive $5,000 in cash, and third place will receive $3,000 in cash. Additionally, the winners will receive various in-kind services, such as program memberships and access to co-working space at IDEA Works, video production with CoLAB Creative Group LLC, business consulting and coaching services, and additional services.

To addend the Final Pitch event:

www.eventbrite.com/e/2018-fort-worth-business-plan-competition-finale-tickets-48991890062

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