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June 22, 2022- Startup Business and Entrepreneur Pitch Contest 

The Midstate Chamber of Commerce together with the Meriden Economic Development Corporation ("MEDCO"), the City of Meriden, and CTNext held a Startup Business Pitch competition and networking event on Wednesday, June 22, 2022, from 5-8 pm at Il Monticello in Meriden. This event gave five startup businesses the opportunity to pitch their business ideas for 5-10 minutes each. Attendees voted on their favorite ideas and winners won cash prizes of $1000, $3000, and $5000.