Central Florida startups discuss funding needs and growth goals at Space Coast Pitch Challenge

Before the Space Coast Pitch Challenge got underway on March 10, a local angel investor group pitched in $5,000 to the previously $20,000 grand prize. 

That put $25,000 on the line for the eight companies that pitched at the event hosted by Groundswell Startups in Melbourne. Members of Central Florida’s startup community, from investors to CEOs, swarmed to Groundswell to hear from some of the region’s most innovative early-stage companies. 

Each company got five minutes to present their business…