2019 Bayou Region Pitch Comp. - Creating a Winning Business Plan & Pitch

by Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) Greater New Orleans Region

Date and Time

Thursday October 17th 2019
Starting @ 3:00 pm


Nicholls State University, White Hall (Guidry Executive Classroom)

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The 2019 Bayou Region Pitch Competition is on! In celebration of Global Entrepreneurship Week we will be giving away cash prizes to the local innovators and job creators who launch startups that bring ideas to life, drive economic growth, and expand human welfare. The Top 6 Business Plan Finalists will give a 5 Minute Pitch on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at the Theodore Duhe Auditorium in Houma Pitch Prizes (Stage 1) = 1st place - $5,000, 2nd place - $2,500, 3rd place - $1,000 To qualify for the 2019 Bayou Region Pitch Competition (stage 1) on Wednesday, November 20, 2019: 1. Open to all currently enrolled Nicholls and Fletcher students (must present student id as proof) 2. Non-students must have a registered business within the following parishes: Lafourche, Terrebonne, St. Mary, Assumption 3. Attend one of the Boot Camps below held in the Guidry MBA Executive Classroom in White Hall to be eligible to compete A) Thursday, October 17 - 3:00pm-5:00pm B) Wednesday, October 23 - 3:00pm-5:00pm 4. For more detailed information, contact: Dr. Onome Ighoavodha, email: onome.ighoavodha@nicholls.edu or (985) 448-4192 Speaker(s): Dr. Onome Ighoavodha, Assistant Professor of Management & Jimmy Nguyen, Senior Business Consultant Co-Sponsor(s): Chevron, Nicholls State University *ONLY RESERVED SEATS ARE GUARANTEED* Please pre-register to ensure seats are available.

About Louisiana Small Business Development Center (LSBDC) Greater New Orleans Region

Provides a team of consultants who consulting services for business plans, sales & marketing, human resources, technology commercialization, financial analysis, financing, management, international trade, risk management, and growth management.