Hats.Finance has been announced as the winner of QuickNode’s fourth QuickPitch competition. As a decentralized smart bug bounty marketplace, Hats.Finance will receive $10,000 in cash, one year of free QuickNode service, $25,000 worth of AWS credits, advertising space on Icy.Tools, and more. QuickNode, the leading end-to-end development platform for Web3 builders, organized the competition in which Hats.Finance presented its business pitch to a panel of experts from Amazon Web Services (AWS), Coinbase, Chainlink Labs, and Chapter One. Second and third place were awarded to Fyde and ShareMint respectively.

Since its inception in September 2022, the QuickPitch competition has offered over $355,000 worth of prizes to inspire innovation within the web3 community. This most recent event had over 1,000 applicants. QuickPitch is a virtual contest that allows web3 and crypto startups to showcase their innovative ideas and compete for prizes. The judging panel for the fourth competition included industry experts from Coinbase, AWS, Chainlink Labs, and Chapter One.

Previous winners of QuickPitch include ethpass, hashmail, and Ora, all of whom used the experience and rewards to enhance the growth of their projects. HashMail was recently announced as a member of Alliance DAO’s latest cohort of web3 startups.

For more information on prize allocation and future QuickPitch competitions, please visit the QuickNode website.

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