Rob, Leah, and Anna, first round Innové winners, share their experience with potential new Innové winners. Key moments:
3:45 – What was the best thing you experienced going through the Innové process?
6:20 – What was the worst part of the Innové process?
9:20 – How does the incubation process work?
10:15 – What sort of relationship did winners develop with Colonial?
12:45 – How baked was your idea when you applied for Innové? How long did it take to get up and running?
17:45 – How did the idea of Innové get started? Why do mission this way? What is Colonial’s ongoing connection with winning organizations?
23:10 – What percentage of your post-Innové work has been dedicated to fund-raising?
25:35 – What did you focus on in the weeks leading up to the pitch? What are some tips for the pitch?
31:00 – What strings are attached to winning the money? Why do you keep coming back?
35:00 – What were the exact awards? What are the hopes of the judges?
37:15 – Did you enter the competition solo or as a team?