3Play Media Wins $50,000 in Mass Challenge Competition
We are proud to announce that 3Play Media is one of 16 winners of the inaugural Mass Challenge competition that attracted 446 companies from 26 countries and 24 U.S. states.
Companies were judged on impact, scalability, competitive positioning, and execution. The panel of judges included Desh Deshpande, the founder of Sycamore Networks and Chair of A123Systems, Paul English, the founder of Kayak, and Josh Boger, the founder of Vertex Pharmaceuticals.
The final results were announced at a ceremony attended by more than 600 people. Keynote speeches were given by Steve Case, the founder of AOL, Tom Menino, the Mayor of Boston, and Greg Bialecki, the Secretary of Housing and Economic Development for the State of Massachusetts.
A total of $1 million in prize money was distributed. The competition was funded by the State of Massachusetts and numerous corporate sponsors.
Read more in this Xconomy article.