Chiclets pick up cash prizes at ESpark events
Start-ups from Edinburgh and Glasgow won cash prizes at the Entrepreneurial Spark Acceler8 awards yesterday.
In Edinburgh, Kitsch Drinks and Film Mobile were each awarded £2,000 for the #GoDo Award, which is given to the “chiclet” best demonstrating the mindsets and behaviours of a successful entrepreneur.
Kieran Kelly from Arc-Net was given £3,000 to help grow his business, after winning the Acceler8 award.
In Glasgow Siobhan McKenzie and Late Panda were each awarded £2,000 for the #GoDo Award. Cemal Kavasogullari from Innovative Healthcare Solutions won the Acceler8 award and the £3,000 prize.
Jim Duffy (pictured), founder and chief executive of Entrepreneurial Spark, said: “The Acceler8 Awards are a tremendous way of rewarding the hard work and determination we see from our Chiclets across the country.”