App for collaborating writers wins top prize at ‘Pitch Night’ in Hudson

Story excerpt provided by Akron Beacon Journal.

Written by Katie Byard.

An online app called Beegit, which is designed to make it easier for writers to work together on a project, won the top prize in the second annual Pitch Night business competition Thursday in Hudson, Ohio.

Beegit LLC, a startup headquartered in Cleveland, won $3,000 in the business idea competition akin to ABC TV’s Shark Tank.

The second-place prize of $1,500 went to Lufthouse, another app whose developers also are based in Cleveland. Users of the app more easily can learn information about a landmark, venue or event while visiting that specific place.

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Originally published November 23, 2014.

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