Day: September 15, 2011

New Venture Competition 2012!!

New Venture Competition 2012 Kickoff Event
Monday, September 19

Have a business idea? Have new technology idea? No idea at all, but like the idea of starting a business? This is for you.

Michigan Technological University and Central Michigan University have partnered to create the New Venture Competition – one of the country’s top business plan competitions. First place winners will take home $30,000 to be used toward launching and growing your business. The cash is going to someone – why not YOU?

Did we mention that second and third place will win, too? Yup! $10,000 and $5,000.

Michigan Tech’s Entrepreneurs and Inventors Club is leading the kickoff on Monday, September 19 in 139 Fisher Hall – free pizza and everything you need to know. Stay tuned for details and important dates on the School of Business and Economics website. This epic event starts at 6pm.
The only question is: who’s going to win $30,000? Call Jonathan Leinonen, Program Director at MTEC SmartZone – 487-7004. He has all the information you need to know to get started in the New Venture  Competition .


Student Picnic Reminder

Hello students:

Here is a fun event with for next Wednesday, September 21st……takes place in front of our building…..or
inside the ROTC building, if the weather doesn’t cooperate…..fun begins at 3:30 and goes to 6:30…
hopefully your schedule will allow your attendance…….good way to meet people or re-connect…

Students of the School of Business and Economics! Join us for the 2012 Fall Picnic on Wednesday, September 21. We’ll have free food, games, tshirts, and prizes! Come mingle, meet faculty and staff, and enjoy the beautiful fall weather. See you there!