After a fortnight of social media vote canvassing, the winner of the Round Nine Wild Card EDGE Public vote was announced as new fashion kids on the block, Nu Blvck. Nu Blvck competed against Spey Cardio and educational toy company Spark and Rocket to win the opportunity to pitch for additional funding of up to £100,000 at the Scottish EDGE. Nu Blvck managed to score 44% of the 1,168 votes cast, a clear and deserved winner.
An ethical brand, on a mission to change the way people shop, Nu Blvck works with emerging fashion designers and artisans to create beautiful, exclusively-designed accessory collections. Read more about the company and their values here.
Nu Blvck will now be given the opportunity to pitch for additional funding at the Scottish EDGE Round Nine final on December 15th, 2016.
Evelyn McDonald, CEO of Scottish EDGE, commented; “We look forward to seeing Nu Blvck pitch at the Scottish EDGE final and to supporting all [finalists] as they continue their entrepreneurial journeys.”
Get free tickets to see Nu Blvck (amongst many others) pitch at the Scottish EDGE final here.
What did we say only yesterday about Nu Blvck being everywhere? A big congratulations from everyone here the STLA.