Washington, DC – The top 8 business models have been selected out of the previous round of 12 contestants to move on to the next round of the DC StartUp Cup Business Model Competition. Participants will compete for over $17,500 in cash and prizes and receive priceless business advice from coaches and judges throughout the competition.

The Top 8 finalists are:

  • Abe’s Meats
  • Diaspora Fusion Concepts
  • In The Know Events (ITK Events)
  • Plum Good LLC
  • Nailbed & Bar, LLC
  • The Empty Plate
  • Hustlerz 2 Harvesters

The Top 8 businesses will present their refined business model and give a three-minute pitch to judges who will identify the Top 3 eBay DC StartUp Cup, 2018 Winners.

The Top 8 finalists will compete for the top prize awarded during November 30 at a ceremony. The first-place winner will receive $10,000, second place $5,000 and third place $2,500.

For more information about the DC eBay StartUp Cup Business Model Competition and FAQ, visit www.dcstartupcup.com