Forbes featured 1 Million Cups - 1 Million Cups Is Like Toastmasters for The Investor Pitch. Pandere shoes was mentioned as the 2016 winner of the competition.
In 2016, the winner was Pandere Shoes. Here is what they received as the winner:
- A $25,000 check. The four runners-up each received $5,000.
- An expense paid trip to the 2016 Ernst & Young Strategic Growth Forum & Entrepreneur of the Year Awards in Palm Desert, California
- An expense paid trip to the 2017 State of Entrepreneurship Address in Washington, D.C., February 16-17
- An expense paid trip to the inaugural ESHIP Summit in Kansas City, Missouri, June 21-23, 2017