CPX Interactive (sometimes referred to simply as CPXi) is a digital media holding company based in New York. In 2014 it was listed on Forbes' list of Americas Most Promising Companies. The company maintains additional offices in New Orleans, Chicago, and Santa Monica. It consists of four companies that include Consumed Media, Hatched.at, AdReady, and bRealTime. CPXi was founded in 2000. In 2013 it purchased AdReady, a Seattle based online advertising company. CPXi raised no outside capital until its first funding round of $30 million in 2014. In September 2014, CPXi launched a publishing division consisting of two websites, PressRoomVIP and Hip Hop My Way. CPXi partners with Hofstra University for an annual $100,000 student business-plan contest. The contest began in 2013 and awards $50,000 as the top prize, $20,000 to the runner-up, and $10,000 to three others.