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Esther Fraser
July 12th, 2017

Entrepreneur Magazine partners with Rising Tide Capital to share an Entrepreneurial Meeting of Minds

“The opportunity to partner with WeWork and the Joy Mangano Foundation on an event where two powerful female entrepreneurs can share strategies from their playbooks was irresistible,” said Esther Fraser, director of communications at Rising Tide Capital. “But at Rising Tide Capital, we love to create broad access to as many entrepreneurial platforms as possible, so to be able to share this kind of content with a wider audience is nothing short of phenomenal.”

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Esther Fraser
March 24th, 2017

The Times They are a’Changin’

For the past five years, Rising Tide Capital has hosted the Start Something Challenge (SSC), an invitation to New Jersey’s entrepreneurs to pitch their businesses for $25,000 in cash and prizes.   When we started this program in 2012, we wanted it to be more than just a competition. As with all things we do

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Esther Fraser
October 31st, 2016

JPMorgan Chase & Co. to be honored as “Champions of Inclusive Economies” at Rising Tide Capital’s 5th Annual Start Something Champions Gala

On November 1, 2016, at the Liberty House Restaurant in Jersey City, New Jersey at 6:00 p.m., Rising Tide Capital will honor longtime corporate partner, JPMorgan Chase as a “Champion of Inclusive Economies,” alongside inventor Joy Mangano–whose story was featured in the Oscar-nominated film “Joy,” and The Blackstone Foundation at the 5th annual Start Something

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Esther Fraser
July 29th, 2016

Three New Jersey Women Entrepreneurs Win Business Grants to Grow their Businesses

Champions Named in Rising Tide Capital’s 2016 Start Something Challenge Jersey City–Last night, Rising Tide Capital, a New Jersey nonprofit organization dedicated to transforming lives and communities through entrepreneurship hosted the finale of its annual Start Something Challenge, where ten women business owners competed for a share of $25,000 in business grants. Each entrepreneur delivered

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Esther Fraser
July 29th, 2016

What our 2016 Start Something Challenge Judges are saying about the competition

“The Start Something Challenge exposes us to the real talent in our communities and creates a strong case for investing in ideas, and in the concept and process of entrepreneurship. It makes an even stronger case for investing in bringing exposure, access and capital to entrepreneurs who may not have access to all three but can deliver real results when given the proper support and resources.”

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