New Venture Competition “Finals” Open to Public

The public is invited to attend the final presentations in this year’s New Venture Business Plan Competition, which will take place on Saturday, February 25, 2017 in Lubar Hall N333 from 7:45 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Fourteen entrants have advanced to the final phase of the competition, where judges will evaluate their plans based on the quality and viability of their business ideas and formal presentations.

Cash prizes totaling $14,000 will be awarded that can be used to further the successful commercialization of the winners’ ideas.

The annual competition is open to all current UWM students and recent alumni. La Macchia Enterprises, the parent company of Mark Travel and Trisept Solutions, is the competition’s long-standing corporate sponsor.