Block Lawncare Selected as Top 100 Rising Startup

Block to compete in Memphis against top startups from around the world. 

Block announced that it has been invited to participate in the 7th Annual Startup of the Year Global Competition & Summit from October 14 -16. Taking place in Downtown Memphis and powered by Established and Start Co., the seventh annual installment of the event will see 100 startups from around the globe to showcase their game-changing products and services to seasoned investors, corporate accelerators and innovators, and industry leaders as they compete for a coveted spot in the Top 5 and up to $100K in investments.

Block will join the ranks of great companies that have passed through their events over the past decade such as GrubHub, ShearShare, Maxwell Health, Groupon and Uber.

“We’re so excited!” said Block CEO and co-founder, Matthew Armstrong.

Block will compete in a private pitch round, showcase their innovation at the SOTY Showcase on 10/15 at AutoZone Park, and if selected as one of the Top 5 Finalists, present on 10/16 at the iconic Peabody Hotel Memphis Rooftop/Skydeck on stage to esteemed judges, the Summit audience, and the Memphis community.

“This is a great opportunity to showcase Block to potential partners and customers. We released the app earlier this year and our customers have given us incredible reviews so far. The future is exciting and we can’t wait to share what we have in store with potential investors, influencers and the greater startup community,” said Block co-founder, Jacob Jolibois.

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