The event featured the top 11 pitches from aspiring entrepreneurs, all of whom are CCBC students or alumni. The first place winner was Talena Coles of Coles Classic Cakes, an upscale bakery specializing in homemade custom baked goods. Business Plan Competition. Deadline: Sunday, October 10, Students and alumni may enter as individuals or as teams. The winners will receive support in the areas of marketing and sales, website development, technology, accounting, human resources, management and will gain access to investors and creditors. Scholarships to attend a week course designed to help entrepreneurs launch and grow their businesses.
The Venture Capital Investment Competition allows students to apply the art and science of venture investing more. UC Berkeley Hult Prize Competition is a global competition leading a generation to change the world more. Each fall, entrants organize teams through sponsored networking events, classes, and on their own in order to submit brief executive summaries shortly after returning from the campus winter break in January. Accepted competitors then refine their venture ideas and presentations, which are later judged by Bay Area venture capitalists to determine the semi-finalists, finalists, and ultimately, the Competition winners. Throughout it all, teams are matched with entrepreneurial mentors who provide guidance and help in iterating on their venture ideas.