YELL winners hit the right notes
The article was originally published on The Richmond News on May 7, 2015
They came. They pitched. They won.
A group of Richmond high school students sold the judges on their concept for a computer tablet-based music training aid at the initial Venture Challenge event Saturday at UBC Robson Square in Downtown Vancouver.
In a pressure-filled atmosphere that capped the YELL (Young Entrepreneur Leadership Launchpad) program offered to students in Richmond, West Vancouver and Coquitlam, the team of four — Alice Zong, Claire Wu, Angela Guo, and Alyssa Chen — presented their idea for NuMu to a panel of business leaders a la CBC’s reality TV show Dragon’s Den.