How to pitch your startup in two minutes
Shark Tank: Brooklyn has arrived.
Well, not quite. Mark Cuban and Barbara Corcoran were nowhere to be found during Downtown Brooklyn Partnership’s sixth Make It in Brooklyn Pitch Contest, but the premise was the same as the reality show’s—except this one featured ambitious local entrepreneurs from companies as wide-ranging as Bronx-born hot sauce to innovative food-waste recycling programs to snacks made from crickets. Yes, crickets.
(Photo by Sasha Smolina, courtesy of Downtown Brooklyn Partnership.)