The Renaissance Cleveland Hotel was the site of Northeast Ohio's biggest CEO-focused M&A conference on May 2. The ASPIRE Dealmakers Conference featured panel discussions with some of the region's top dealmakers, as well as extensive networking opportunities to meet with entrepreneurs, investors and advisers who make deals happen in Northeast Ohio.

The event included an entrepreneur's pitch session in which four companies competed for $7,500. The four companies were Flutter Social, MedPilot, SeeLife and winner TPA Stream.

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