Submissions will be accepted from August 1st to August 31st, with the Top 25 submissions being announcedon October 5th. Final winners will be announced December 10th.The panel of judges will consist of:Elliot Schneier, startup funding and growth architectScott Miller, visionary creator and force behind iRobotWil Schroter, veteran technologist and internet entrepreneur Daniel Reilly, Director Product Design Innovation, StaplesScott Young, Senior Vice President, StaplesPeter Gerstberger, Director of New Business Development, StaplesBrian Coupland, Vice President Business Development, Staples
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:Staples makes it easy to make more happen with more products and more ways to shop. Through its world-class retail, online and delivery capabilities, Staples lets customers shop however and whenever they want,whether it’s in-store, online or on mobile devices. Staples offers more products than ever, such as technology,facilities and breakroom supplies, furniture, safety supplies, medical supplies, and Copy and Print services.Headquartered outside of Boston, Staples operates throughout North and South America, Europe, Asia, Australia and New Zealand. More information about Staples (SPLS) is available at www.staples.com.
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