SYRACUSE, NY – WCNY will debut their new series, Mind Your Own Business, at the South Side Innovation Center January, 11, from 6:00-7:30pm. The series features area businesses competing to win a grand prize of $50,000. In each episode, a video profile is presented on the three companies competing that week. The contestants, the business owners, will then be given the opportunity to persuade the judges that their company deserves the prize money for business growth. Each week one contestant is chosen to compete in the final round for a chance to win the grand prize investment of $50,000.
WCNY President and CEO Robert Daino are enthusiastic about the program. “Mind Your Own Business” is the kind of program that fills all of WCNY’s programming criteria. It speaks directly to our community and our mission, it educates our viewers, there is definitely an economic benefit to the region plus, it is very exciting reality television that will engage our audience.”
This 10-episode series is scheduled to air Sunday evenings at 7pm beginning January 21st , and is being produced in hopes of stimulating entrepreneurial growth in Central New York.
The South Side Innovation Center is located at 2640 South Salina Street, off of Interstate 81’s Exit 17.