Thursday, April 18, 2019 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Join us on Thursday, April 18, 2019, at 6 p.m. as students at Rosen College compete for prizes in the 4th Annual Rosen College of Hospitality Management Entrepreneurship Competition.  The top 3 finalists will receive cash prizes, 1st: $5,000, 2nd: $2,500, 3rd: $1,500.  

Judges for the competition are comprised of experienced entrepreneurs, business people, and professionals within the hospitality industry. Judges will be presented with some areas on which to rate proposed ventures:

  • Business Description: Details of the venture and what it does.
  • Market Analysis: Characteristics of the market and description of its customers.
  • Product or Service Analysis: The specifics of the product or service.
  • Competition: Identify current and potential competitors.
  • Marketing Strategy: How sales will be achieved.
  • Operations: How the product or service will be produced and delivered.
  • Management: An assessment of the entrepreneur(s) and team.
  • Finances: An overview of the required resources and economics of the venture.
  • Investment Proposal: The terms and conditions offered to investors.
  • Presentation: Overall effectiveness of the actual presentation.
  • Overall Value: The feasibility and originality of the venture idea.


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Dr. Jeffrey Weinland


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