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450 budding MSU entrepreneurs present business ideas in Venture Pitch competition:


It's a local version of Shark Tank. MSU's Jake Jabs College of Business and Entrepreneurship (JJCBE) held its freshman Venture Pitch competition. Four-hundred-fifty freshman students come up with entrepreneurial ...


MINNOW TANK Business Plan Competition, 01/30, Harlowton:


MINNOW TANK, a local play on TV's famed Shark Tank, launched in Harlowton! Wheatland County Chamber of Commerce recently launched the first ever "MINNOW TANK" Business Plan Competition to spawn entrepreneurship ...


Geography Graduate Student Awarded $1,500 in University of Montana Startup Pitch Competition:


Three students received awards at the EPIC Pitch Competition, hosted by the University of Montana's Blackstone LaunchPad and the College of Business on Dec. 7 in the Gilkey Building. Eight UM students ...


Missoula entrepreneurs practice their pitch at 1 Million Cups Missoula ahead of EPIC competition tonight:


The practice run, held by 1 Million Cups https://www.1millioncups.com/missoula (meets every other Wed. at the Loft at 9AM) in downtown Missoula, served as a preview for Thursday night's EPIC Pitch ...


EPIC Pitch Competition By Blackstone LaunchPad At University Of Montana - 12/7:


The University of Montana EPIC Pitch Competition is run by the College of Business and the Blackstone LaunchPad. The competition is open to all students of the University of Montana including ...


Budding Billings, Montana businesses win Battle of the Plans co-title:


The event was organized by the Downtown Billings Alliance, Big Sky Economic Development, Montana State University and Rocky Mountain College. Lisa Harmon, DBA's executive director, acted as emcee. Winning ...


MSU alumna advances to national entrepreneur competition finals for flexible preschool startup:


Jessica Dehn, a Montana State University alumna and founder of Dino Drop-In, a modern preschool with the flexibility of drop-in care, has advanced to the finals of the U.S. Small Business Administration's ...


Jessica Dehn, a Montana State University alumna wins local SBA InnovateHER competition for Flexible Preschool Startup Dino Drop-In:


Jessica Dehn, a Montana State University alumna and founder of Dino Drop-In http://www.dinodropin.com/ , a modern, no-screen preschool with the flexibility of drop-in care, advanced to the semifinals ...


Bozeman's Jessica Dehn Wins MSU Blackstone LaunchPad's InnovateHER Competition for Dino Drop-In - Flexible Preschool Startup for Rural Communities :


Jessica Dehn, a Montana State University alumna and founder of Dino Drop-In http://www.dinodropin.com/ , a modern, no-screen preschool with the flexibility of drop-in care, advanced to the semifinals ...


InnovateHER local competition due June 3rd:


June 3rd is your last chance to submit to the InnovateHER: Innovating for Women Business Challenge, sponsored by the Small Business Administration https://www.sba.gov/ and hosted locally by the MSU Blackstone ...


Montana's Entrepreneurial Future Competes for $50K at the 28th John Ruffatto Business Startup Challenge:


Thanks to GOED Director Ken Fitchler for the list of winners. Congratulations to the Final 4: 4th - they also won about $7k in other prizes. Crepe Cuisine - A mobile food truck selling traditional ...


Tonight - 4/11 - Montana State University students pitch business ideas for cash prizes:


On Tuesday, MSU is hosting a Startup Business Competition for its students with $4,000 in prizes. This is the second year for this competition. It's designed for students to get their thinking caps ...


Montana University Students to Compete in Statewide Business Startup Competition at University of Montana 4/13 - All are invited to attend the finals.:


Montana has no shortage of aspiring entrepreneurs - including students. The annual John Ruffatto Business Startup Challenge, hosted by University of Montana's School of Business Administration and ...


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 ...

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