Home > News

Ruben Cantú to Judge StartUp Texas Emerging Industries Pitch Competition

Share Article

Austin, TX – December 11, 2024 – We’re proud to announce Ruben Cantú’s participation as a judge at the StartUp Texas Emerging Industries Pitch Competition. The event, organized by the Brownsville Community Improvement Corporation (BCIC), is scheduled to take place on Thursday, December 14, 2023, at 5:00 p.m. at the eBridge Center for Business and Commercialization in Brownsville, TX.

The StartUp Texas Emerging Industries Pitch Competition provides a platform for entrepreneurs to showcase their innovative business ideas across various sectors, including software, green tech, biotech, heavy manufacturing, energy, and medical innovations. With a pool of seed funding awards totaling $70,000, participants will pitch their ventures in front of a panel of distinguished judges for a chance to secure funding and accelerate their business growth.

Ruben Cantú’s exceptional role at Twelvenets, will extend unique perspectives to the judging panel. As a leader in Twelvenets’ purpose-driven mission, Cantú is passionate about fostering innovation and amplifying the voices of companies making a difference in their communities and beyond.

“We are thrilled to have Ruben Cantú, a passionate advocate for purpose-driven businesses, join us as a judge for the StartUp Texas competition,” said Cori Peña, CEO and President of BCIC. “His dedication to amplifying impact aligns perfectly with the mission of the competition, and we are confident that his insights will contribute significantly to the success of the event.”

Startup Texas

Twelvenets believes that businesses can make a real difference in the world and is dedicated to helping purpose-driven companies succeed. By amplifying their voices and stories, Twelvenets aims to help these companies reach more people, make a bigger impact, and create a better future for all.

To learn more about StartUp Texas and to RSVP for the event, please visit https://rsvp.startuptexas.com.

About Twelvenets: Twelvenets is a purpose-driven public relations firm obsessed with amplifying the impact of purpose-driven companies. More than just a PR firm, Twelvenets is a passionate project fueled by purpose. The team at Twelvenets believes that businesses can do more than just make money – they can make a real difference. By partnering with purpose-driven companies, Twelvenets helps turn their purpose into progress. For more information, visit www.twelvenets.com.

Media Relations
(512) 645-2251


701 Tillery Street Unit 12-1455,
Austin, Texas 78702,
United States


(512) 645-2251