Lagos - President of Chocolate City Group, Audu Maikori will chair a panel of judges for a competition for social entrepreneurs in Nigeria with a total funding as high as $1million, reports Nigerian Entertainment Today(NET)
Tagged The Venture, the competition was recently introduced in Nigeria by Chivas Regal following the global success of the first edition in 2014.
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The maiden edition last year saw over 1,000 start-ups compete for a share of a $1 million fund as part of Chivas’ new campaign tagged ‘Win The Right Way.’
For its launch in Nigeria, Chivas Regal, in partnership with Co-Creation Hub, will reach out to social entrepreneurs across all fields and identify exciting business ideas through three main stages of competition with a shortlist of 15 expected to make it to the Semifinal Boot-Camp after an open assessment process with clear criteria.
A final cut down to 5 will make it to the finals with a winner expected to emerge in December 2015.
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