Skild Founder & CEO, Anil Rathi, responds to “Dump the Prizes” post on Stanford Social Innovation Review.

Recently, the Stanford Social Innovation Review posted a blog article written by Kevin Starr.  The piece, “Dump the Prizes,” infers “contests, challenges, awards—they do more harm than good. Let’s get rid of them.”
While Mr. Starr makes some valid points, we disagree.
Skild’s Founder and CEO, Anil Rathi, authored and…

Winners of the Seagram’s Innovation Challenge Publish Press Release

(BLACK PR WIRE) – ATLANTA – Clark Atlanta University 2013 MBA graduates Christopher Gladney and Jarvis Robertson recently won the prestigious Innovation Challenge and a $5,000 cash prize, sponsored by Skild, a privately held company…

Seagram’s Gin Sponsors the Innovation Challenge

The Innovation Challenge®, a property of Skild Inc., is the World’s largest and most established online innovation competition. For the past 10 years, the brightest and most creative people from all over the world have been matched with leading companies in an experience designed to address our most pressing business and…

Innovation Challenge – August 2012 Launches with Whirlpool

Innovation Challenge 2012 has launched! 
One Sponsor – One Month – No Registration Fee
The Innovation Challenge, the world’s largest and most established MBA innovation competition, is celebrating a milestone this fall – our 10th anniversary!
Thank you for helping us along the way!
For the past decade we have matched…

AT&T, GE, Syngenta and Skild Reveal Student Winners of $25,000 Innovation Challenge ®

“Worlds Most Innovative MBA Team” and Runners-up Celebrate Their Victories
by Ringing the Bell at the New York Stock Exchange

January 27, 2012, New York, NY – VCU Brandcenter students Jennifer Clinehens, Cody Pate, Katlyn Williams and Ryan Dowling (AKA “Team Brandslam”) were crowned Champions of the 9th Annual Innovation…

MBA Teams Answering “Challenge” to Help Small Businesses Tackle Cloud Technology

Top college athletes can imagine themselves carrying off a national championship trophy, for MBAs there’s The Innovation Challenge®.

These teams aren’t competing in stadiums with thousands of cheering fans. They’re developing innovative business ideas to give small business owners with limited IT budgets the tools available to the pros. AT&T…

Student Team from Haas School of Business at UC Berkeley Wins Eighth Annual Innovation Challenge

Jiffy Lube International and Samsung Electronics among corporate sponsors that presented 2010 Innovation Challenge problem statements
Los Angeles, CA – December 23, 2010
Leading skill-based contest agency and software provider, Idea Crossing, announced today that Team Haastile Takeover from the Haas School of Business from the University of California at…

Last Call for Entries & Registrations, More than $2.2 Million in Cash Prizes Up for Grabs

We’re really testing the limits of the Skild platform this week with the close of entries for two of our clients, and the registration deadline for the Innovation Challenge. Entries for the inaugural GMAC MET Fund Ideas to Innovation Challenge are due on Friday – it’s only a one page submission for…