Forget American Idol, these contestants want to be the next American mogul. A hundred aspiring entrepreneurs made their pitches in Cleveland last week to a panel of successful business leaders. One, a distiller, was named the winner. On the next Sound of Ideas, we'll hear from some contestants and organizers of the competition. Plus, we'll learn from a local investor what distinguishes an interesting idea from one worth putting money into.
Michael Stanek, CEO, Cleveland Cycle Tours
Sharon Toerek, Chair of the Board, COSE
Kevin Suttman, CEO, Seven Brothers Distilling Co
Todd Federman, Executive Director, North Coast Angel Fund