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MSUFCU Media Advisory - Michigan Entrepreneurs to Compete in Greenlight Business Model Competition

 
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Published: Mar 24, 2014

MSUFCU Media Advisory - Michigan Entrepreneurs to Compete in Greenlight Business Model Competition

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What:     Greenlight Business Model Competition 

 

When:   March 26, 2014, from 3:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

 

Where:  East LansingHannah Community Center

819 Abbot Road

East Lansing, MI 48823

 

Who:      MSU Federal Credit Union, Spartan Innovations

 

Details:  Twenty-five teams of entrepreneurs will compete in the second-annual Greenlight Business Model Competition on Wednesday, March 26, 2014. Created by Spartan Innovations and MSUFCU, in collaboration with LEAP, Prima Civitas, Michigan State University, and the Michigan State University Innovation Center, this event serves as an opportunity for entrepreneurs and students from all over Michigan to pitch their business ideas to a panel of judges. Winners have the opportunity to win up to $50,000 in prizes, with a grand prize of $25,000. In addition to winning prizes, these entrepreneurs will get the chance to network with angel and capital investors from throughout the state, providing opportunity to get their startup ventures off the ground.

 

The schedule of events is as follows:                

3:00 p.m. Registration and Networking

4:00 p.m. - 6:45 p.m. Finalist Pitch

6:45 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Networking and Judging

8:30 p.m. Winners Announced