Welcome back for the Spring 2014 semester and the final stages of this year’s InNOLEvation Challenge.
Our fourth Business Plan Development Workshop will be held on January 15 at 6 p.m. in the Starry Conference Room – RBB 214. The topic will be “Pitching to Investors.”
Your team’s Marketing Plan and 2 minute Video Pitch are due on January 31 at noon. Your Marketing Plan will be submitted online via iStart.
Teams will need their own YouTube account. Upload the 2-minute business pitch video and provide the URL to Ron Frazier via email firstname.lastname@example.org no later than January 31, 2014. YouTube’s video editor or any other video editor may be used:
• Supported YouTube file formats
• How to upload videos
• Editing video with YouTube Video Editor
The Top 20 Teams will be posted online on February 7, 2014.
The following sample business plan has been provided with the permission of LaunchPlan.com.
This information was presented during the third business plan development workshop held on Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013 in the Starry Conference Room.
We greatly appreciate the teams who took the time and effort to submit a Business Abstract in Stage 1 of the 2013-2014 InNOLEvation Challenge. We commend everyone’s ingenuity, creativity and passion. Whether your team was selected to advance or not, we encourage everyone to continue the quest to achieve your dreams. Based upon an evaluation by the judges, the following teams have been selected to advance to Stage 2 – Business Plan Development of the InNOLEvation Challenge.
- 24/7 Brand Marketing Group
- 7 Entertainment
- Always Be Hiking
- Aqualight Water Bottle, LLC
- Barstool Mobile
- Beat The Streets Of Tallahassee
- Beyond Innovation, LLC
- Business Intern Pro
- Dea One
- Dream On
- Green Africa
- HH RAW
- IC Impact
- K-Social Marketing
- Let Us Dorm
- Mami and Papi’s
- Pathogen Production
- Seminole Source
- Shower Stretcher
- Solar Panel USA
- Solibre Solar
- W.E.N. Wholesome Eating Now
If you are a registered FSU student who submitted a Business Abstract and your business name is not listed above, please contact Ron Frazier at email@example.com.
If you have any trouble registering or submitting your 1-2 Page Business Abstract via iStart, please email your abstract – by the deadline – directly to Ron Frazier at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The 3rd Annual InNOLEvation Challenge Kickoff and Workshop #1 will be held on Wednesday, September 18, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. in Starry Conference Room, #214 on the second floor of the Rovetta Business Building B. We encourage all members of interested teams to attend, as well as individuals who haven’t yet joined or started a team. You do not have to register to be a contestant before attending this workshop.
Rovetta Business Building B is found at 821 Academic Way–just southwest of the intersection of West Tennessee Street and Dewey Street.