Kelly Cameron, Executive Director of Moore Forward is joined by 5 of his students who are involved in the upcoming Shark Tank Event this coming Tuesday, May 17th.
Kelly teaches a class on Entrepreneurship at Pinecrest High School and this event is the culmination of his student’s work.
Teams from North Moore, Union Pines & Pinecrest High School compete in this event, patterned after the TV show, Shark Tank, and is hosted by five local judges:
Tom Beddow – Retired executive with 3M
Briles Johnson – Executive Director of the Women’s business Center in Raleigh
Michah Niebauer – Southern Pines Brewery
Anthony Parks – Owner, The Ice Cream Parlor – Southern Pines, N.C.
Cameron Cruse – Owner of R. Riveter, and actual participant on the real Shark Tank T.V. show.
Prime sponsor Duke Energy is a long standing supporter of Moore Forward and is committed to jumpstarting job readiness. Economic and workforce
development is one of the Duke Foundation’s four investment Priorities. First Bank, another prime sponsor is an integral community partner with
Moore Forward and everything that makes Moore County a wonderful place to live.
Andrew Lyons of First Bank will once again host this event.