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Peoples State Bank

Presents StartUp MHK

What is StartUp MHK you ask?  It is Manhattan Kansas' own mini Shark Tank brought to you by Peoples State Bank.  It is an opportunity for local entrepreneurs to pitch their business ideas for a chance to win one of three cash prizes - in total $20,000 will be awarded! 

A panel of judges made up of successful business owners from the region watch and score competitors on a number of topics (more info on rules and judging coming soon!). Judges are selected based on their understanding of the Manhattan entrepreneurial scene and their own experiences having run successful businesses in the area. 

Looking for opportunities to refine ideas, ask questions, showcase your business idea and get constructive criticism on your pitch? 

Join us at any or all of the following events: 

August 29 - StartUp MHK social hour featuring panel discussion and audience Q&A. @The Fellow 5:00 - 6:30pm
RSVP here -

September 22 - StartUp MHK Pitch Practice event at Peoples State Bank on Hwy 24. 

October 20 - StartUp MHK Pitch Competition!  MAIN EVENT



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Questions?  Contact Josh Hicks

Phone: (785) 320-2985