The Emerging Enterprise Center and the New Castle County Department of Economic Development NCC Innovates Program are partnering to present this year's Swim With The Sharks Pitch Competition.

SWTS is a pitch competition, presented as part of the Emerging Enterprise Center Annual Lunch on Sept. 28. Tickets to the luncheon are $50 general admission, $40 EEC incubator members and chamber ambassadors.

The purpose is to celebrate innovation and the entrepreneurial spirit that foster economic growth, employment and community engagement.

The contest opened July 12, and the deadline for submissions is 5 p.m. Aug. 9.

For registration guidelines and more, visit eecincubator.com/swim-with-the-sharks-1.html.