West Virginia University’s
LaunchLab Network hosted the third annual March Idea Challenge Wednesday
(March 27), lauding Statler College students James Carnes, Kyle Gillis and Alan Brockman
for pitching their company, ICONIC EDU, as the winning team after four contested
rounds of competition. As the eighth pitch competition of the academic year, these
events are designed to hone the students’ skills to help them successfully promote
their innovative ideas or products to investors, while also advancing their concept,
business or invention.