Innovate Illinois is statewide entrepreneurial competition where high-growth businesses have the opportunity to be named the most innovative company in the state by the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO). Four companies will win cash prizes; the two winners each receive $30,000 prizes, and the two runners-up each receive $10,000 prizes. Cazoodle, a deep web search company, located in the Research Park was selected to go to Finals. Companies selected for the finals will present before a new panel of judges representing both the entrepreneurial and investment communities on December 16. The winners will be announced that evening at the closing reception.