On April 29th & 30th, we gathered in Casablanca, Morocco for the WeMENA Grand Finale Event. Thirty-three WeMENA Finalists from eight cities (Alexandria, Amman, Byblos, Beirut, Cairo, Casablanca, Tunis and Ramallah) came together to pitch for a share of USD $150,000. They were joined by WeMENA Champions, investors, experts and entrepreneurs from across the region.
The winners were:
1st Prize - USD $50,000: UpFuse, Founders: Yara Yassin and Rania Rafie
2nd Prize - USD $40,000: NaTakallam, Founder: Aline Sara
2nd Prize - USD $40,000: Jaleesa, Founder: Angela Solomon
3rd Prize - USD $20,000: Alternative Solutions, Founder: Selma Ben’akcha
You can read more about WeMENA on our website, Facebook and Twitter pages.
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