Cora Cole is moving on to the national Fundica Roadshow finals, where she will be pitching for a chance to win $1 million.
Cole is the Founder and CEO of Grey Lit Matters, a Halifax startup whose platform provides researchers with a targeted audience for research that has not yet been reviewed by peers. On Thursday, it beat out 10 competitors to win the top spot in the Fundica Roadshow stop in Halifax. It will now proceed to the national finals, where it will compete against nine other regional winners for the $1 million first prize.
“The traditional peer-review process is still to go to journals that [collate] all the research out there,” Cole told a panel of judges at the Fundica event. “That process hasn’t changed since the First World War. We’re going to change that.”
Read the full article on Entrevestor.com at http://entrevestor.com/ac/blog/grey-lit-matters-wins-fundica-event.
Cora Cole, our Founder and CEO winning the 2017 Fundica Roadshow in Halifax. It wasn’t Lord Stanley’s Cup but it still felt pretty amazing!