FORT WAYNE - The Women's Economic Opportunity Center in Fort Wayne has announced a pitch competition for northeast Indiana entrepreneurs. The WEOC Launch Women Pitch Competition, set for next month, will involve three categories: service business, innovative business and student venture.

Finalists will be announced September 15 and the final round pitch competition will be September 23. All finalists will receive an invite to a six-week diverse entrepreneur accelerator program this fall from the WEOC.

The WEOC, which was launched two years ago, serves Adams, Allen, Blackford, DeKalb, Delaware, Grant, Huntington, Jay, Kosciusko, Lagrange, Madison, Noble, Steuben, Wabash, Wells and Whitley counties. The Northeast Indiana Innovation Center Inc. is the host organization of the WEOC.

You can connect to more about the competition criteria by clicking here.