2020 VIRTUAL BUSINESS PLAN COMPETITION
The business with the highest scoring business plan presentation will win a cash prize, promotion of their business and an official Aventi certificate.
1st Place is $1,000
Runner Up is $500
Lorii A. Wallace
Me2Concepts and Solutions
Application Deadline: October 16, 2020 at 11:59pm.
APPLICATIONS ARE NO LONGER BEING ACCEPTED.
Application: Applicant submits the application form. We will select up to 20 semi-finalists to move to the next round. Semi-finalists will receive recognition and promotion on the Aventi website and on social media.
Round 1: The semi-finalists will receive a consultation to assist them in preparing their presentations which are due Friday, November 6, 2020.
Round 2: The five (5) finalists will be selected to present their business plan on a LIVE Zoom session to a panel of judges on Thursday, November 19, 2020 during Global Entrepreneurship Week!
Winners will be announced on Small Business Saturday, November 28, 2020
Business must be registered with the Ohio Secretary of State
No alcohol, gambling, club or adult entertainment based businesses
Must have no more than 10 employees (including CEO/owner)
Must be a female or minority business owner
Must submit a presentation in PowerPoint, PDF or Google Slide format.
Must be available to present LIVE via Zoom on November 19, 2020 at 6 pm.
Tamar Forrest - Central Community House, Executive Director
Matt Yerkes - Cultivate, Executive Director
Dwayne Lee - U.S. Bank, VP of Business Banking Sales
TJ Eveland - Small Business Concierge, Proprietor/Project Manager
For sponsorship opportunities, contact our Aventi Enterprises at 614-528-4138.