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University of Montana Student Wins Statewide Business Plan Competition:


A University of Montana graduate student won first place in the Montana Small Business Development Center Shark Tank competition, held March 12-14 in Helena, for his business to help tour operators manage ...


John Ruffatto Business Startup Challenge - 4/13 - Missoula, Montana:


The John Ruffatto Business Startup Challenge is a Montana-wide event which encourages innovation and creative thinking. Hosted annually by the University of Montana School of Business Administration ...


Wisconsin student entries welcome by Jan. 31 for 2017 Governor's Business Plan Contest :


Looking for a self-directed project this semester that can lead to prizes, mentoring and live connections to the business world? The 14th annual Wisconsin Governor's Business Plan Contest is accepting ...


Students Awarded $3,000 at University of Montana Startup Pitch Competition:


Three students received awards at the EPIC Pitch Competition, hosted by the Blackstone LaunchPad at the University of Montana, the Montana Academy of Distinguished Entrepreneurs and UM School of Business ...


Jake Jabs College of Business and Entrepreneurship at MSU holds venture pitch competition:


Dr. Susan Dana, Director of the Bracken Center for Excellence in Undergraduate Business Education at MSU had this to say, "We gave them free range to come up with ideas that they thought would work, to ...


UM Student Entrepreneurs Warm Up at EPIC Pitch Competition 12/7 in Missoula:


The Blackstone LaunchPad at University of Montana and the Montana Academy of Distinguished Entrepreneurs will host its annual fall startup pitch competition, now called the EPIC Pitch Competition, from ...


Montana State University Venture Pitch Competition, 12/14, Bozeman, Montana:


MSU business college to showcase freshmen entrepreneurial endeavors during Dec. 14 venture pitch competition The Jake Jabs College of Business and Entrepreneurship at Montana State University ...


EPIC Pitch Competition, 12/7, Missoula, Montana:


MADE and the Blackstone LaunchPad at University of Montana invite you to join us for the EPIC Pitch Competition on December 7, 2016 from 6:00 PM- 9:00 PM. The goal of the competition ...


8 Lessons I Learned Starting A Business In College - The Montana John Ruffatto Business Startup Challenge:


Have a mission beyond money. By Fernando Rojo C'18, Founder of PATOS Full Story: http://entrepreneurship.wharton.upenn.edu/blog/8-lessons-learned-starting-business-college/ *** The Montana ...


XPrize addresses water security and women's safety with new million-dollar competitions:


Over the years, the XPrize foundation has offered up millions of dollars in prize money aimed at inspiring solutions to problems as diverse as landing robots on the moon and illiteracy in the developing ...


Have you heard? One Montana is hosting an Online Pitch Contest for Montana high school aged students (Shark Tank business-type pitch contest, not baseball):


Prize $ and sponsorship contributions are rolling in. Montana entrepreneurs are getting geared up as Mentors and Judges. Are students ready to win? Endorsed by Montana Superintendent ...


Rocky Mountain Venture Capital Association's Pitchfest, 9/22, Bozeman, Montana:


NFC is a proud sponsor of the upcoming Rocky Mountain Venture Capital Association's Pitchfest http://www.rockymountainvca.com/ in Bozeman. Please see below a link to register for the event, where eight ...


University of Montana Student Wins Business Startup Challenge, Winners Announced:


The University of Montana School of Business Administration, along with the Montana Academy of Distinguished Entrepreneurs and the Blackstone LaunchPad at UM, have announced the winners of the 27th annual ...


Montana University startup challenge goes big at 27th annual event :


From beginning to end, the competition was stiff at the 27th annual John Ruffatto Business Startup Challenge http://www.business.umt.edu/orgs/made/startup-challenge/default.php , held at the Gallagher ...


Entrepreneurial spirit lands Montana State University Billings students in first place in national American Indian Business Plan competition:


The American Indian Business Leaders team of Montana State University Billings brought home the national championship last week, and while the trio's business venture is just beginning, it's the sixth ...


Congratulations to the Montana Shark Tank Live Pitch Business Plan Winners:




Bozeman entrepreneur Andrea Michael places at "Shark Tank" startup competition:


Looking for maternity and baby-carrying jackets during cold Montana winters can be an overwhelming task. But Bozeman resident Andrea Michael plans to solve that problem. The founder of the company ...


John Ruffatto Business Startup Challenge Public Event 2016, 5/5, Missoula, Montana:


Listen to student competitors from across the state pitch their way to winning cash prizes or the $15,000 first prize! Open to statewide to the public including students, community members, and ...


Colorado Launches Statewide Open Innovation Challenge:


"Imagine Colorado" asks Coloradans to submit their best ideas to make kids healthier in exchange for $25,000 in prizes. DENVER - Mon., Feb. 1, 2016 - Gov. John Hickenlooper, the Colorado Innovation ...


1st Annual Montana State University Business Pitch Competition:


Join us March 10th for the first annual MSU Startup Business Pitch Competition at Jabs Hall. Step up to the plate and pitch your next business idea for a chance to win money for your business. ...


Idaho Entrepreneurial Challenge is open for registration:


College students from around Idaho have the opportunity to compete in a venture competition http://cid.boisestate.edu/iec/ for seed funding of $100,000. By: Benton Alexander Smith Read more: ...


Lewistown, Montana Downtown District ROC 59457 Business Plan Competition!:


ROC 59457 is a business plan competition designed to make your business idea into a reality within the Lewistown downtown district. The written business plan is due Thursday, March 31st. The ...


3 Idaho companies advance to national finals of contest for startups :


Two minutes isn't much time to explain a complicated business model. But that's the challenge facing entrepreneurs competing in an international business contest, including the 20 ...


App to detect dangerous sunlight radiation wins University of Montana startup pitch competition:


A team of local entrepreneurs that developed a smartphone app to fight skin cancer has won the University of Montana's annual Fall Startup Pitch Competition, a program designed to encourage innovation ...


University of Montana Student Entrepreneurs Impress at the Fall Startup Pitch Competition:


The University of Montana hosted its annual Fall Startup Pitch Competition on December 14, 2015, to an enthusiastic crowd at the Gallagher Business Building. Blackstone LaunchPad (BLPUM) and the Montana ...


InnovateHER 2016: Innovating for Women Business Challenge:


Find an InnovateHER competition near you to compete to win cash prizes totaling $70,000. Deadlines to apply start Tuesday, November 3 and vary by location. Read more below ... What is InnovateHER? InnovateHER ...


Meet four start-ups that want to change the world:


When D.C.-based start-up hub 1776 http://www.1776.vc/ was set up two years ago, the incubator tried to establish itself as the center of Washington's tech scene. Co-founders Donna Harris and Evan Burfield ...


Winners announced for Montana University business plan competition held at the University of Montana:


The winners of the 26th annual John Ruffatto Business Startup Challenge, which was held Thursday at the University of Montana, have been announced. The School of Business Administration competition ...


Hopeful entrepreneurs pitch ideas at state-wide Montana University business plan competition held at the University of Montana:


From an organic yerba mate company to an app that connects travelers in developing countries to local tour guides, 16 teams of college students from around the state donned their best suits and pitched ...


SBA Announces Top Winners of Business Competition for Innovations That Empower Women's Lives:


The U.S. Small Business Administration today announced the winners of its InnovateHER Business Challenge at a National Small Business Week event, the "2015 InnovateHER Business Challenge Finals," ...

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