New York, October 3, 2017 – Street Diligence, the leading provider of fixed income data and analysis, wins the grand prize at the National Association of Corporate Directors startup competition. Street Diligence was one of several FinTech nominees at the NACD’s “Dancing with the Start-ups” pitch contest. The competition featured a selection of innovative companies pitching their business and defending their ideas to a panel of judges. Founders and CEOs from each start-up had four minutes to pitch their business to a panel of expert judges. Each company was judged on key criteria including: uniqueness, ability to disrupt an industry, scalability, and quality of presentation.
Street Diligence was awarded the grand prize for the FinTech category which included a $10,000 cash prize, a complimentary NACD membership and a suite of NACD services to help advance corporate governance. Stephen Hazelton, Street Diligence Founder & CEO, commented after winning the award, “Street Diligence was honored to be nominated and delighted to have won for best FinTech venture. I would like to thank the NACD for inviting us to participate in their prestigious event. We’ve really enjoyed meeting other innovative start-ups as well as corporate board members from around the US. “
About the Competition
Dancing with the Startups is part of the NACD Global Board Leaders’ Summit which took place on October 1st-4th, 2017 in Washington, D.C. It is the largest director forum in the world, where leaders in governance convene to discuss the most important issues facing today’s boardrooms. The summit brings together 1,500 of the best and brightest corporate executives and board members to their annual, flagship event.
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