Chivas to announce Kenya’s winner of Venture startup contest on January 12


Global whiskey brand Chivas is set to announce the winner of the Kenyan Leg of The Venture competition, in a race to win the Kshs 100 million (US $1 million) in funding.

The Kenyan representative is set to proceed to represent the country in New York, where the finals will be held. The finals will have representatives from 32 countries across six continents.

The Venture competition seeks to provide support to the next generation of startups whose aim is to succeed while positively impacting on the lives of others.

Details of the event:

What:                Announcement of the Venture Kenya winner

Date:                Thursday, 12th January, 2017

Venue:             The Capital Club, Westlands, Nairobi

Time:                6.30 pm

In attendance:

Ø  Dennis Ochanine – MD, Pernod Ricard Kenya and Regional Director, East Africa

Ø  Esther Muhoro – Marketing Manager, Pernod Ricard Kenya