3SIXTY, a startup that is the first and only B to B local to VR Tour Company which will provide 360 degree virtual tours for an immersive VR experience, captured first prize at the national finals of the Entrepreneurship World Cup (EWC) competition held recently in Castries, St. Lucia. For the very first time, the National winner also captured the People’s Choice Champion title.
FOUNDER, Kissia Peter of 3Sixty, captured US$100K in perks from Global Partners in addition to over US$30,000 in perks from local and regional partners. She advances to the next round of the global competition which is EWC Caribbean, where she will compete against national winners from other Caribbean islands.
“Wow I just can’t believe it,” said Peter. “For the People’s Choice Champion I wasn’t expecting that”, she laughed feeling overwhelmed with happy disbelief.
The award ceremony for Entrepreneurship World Cup St. Lucia was held on Thursday July 15th 2021 at the Invest Saint Lucia Conference Room. It was streamed live via the EWC platform on One Valley and via Zoom.
3Sixty is a startup which offers a unique marketing tool that no one else is offering. Using VR tours booth, persons are able to access the tours in one location. Using VR technology gives persons a more immersive experience of a virtual tour, where they can look in all directions just as they would in real life.
In preparation for the EWC Caribbean Regional Competition, 3Sixty will participate in an acceleration program which features virtual training and one-to-one mentoring targeted to their company’s current stage and growth trajectory.
3Sixty emerged victorious from a pool of 44 contestants who applied – each receiving access to free virtual training services and up to US$25,000 in perks to help them take their venture to the next level.