As part of RI Startup week, the Greater Newport Chamber of Commerce sponsored a “Quick Pitch” contest at Innovate Newport on Oct. 22, where 12 local entrepreneurs and business owners had three minutes to convince judges that their startup was deserving of top prize.
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