Finalists announced in the 2018 Northeast Wisconsin Business Plan Contest

After a preliminary round and a round of judging of their business plans, congratulations are in order for the finalists of the 2018 Northeast Wisconsin Business Plan Contest:

Renee DeGrand (Business Administration) of Green Bay with Fervid Life
Dean Derksen of Sheboygan with EO
Jordan Lorenz ’12  (Humanistic Studies) of Green Bay with JobKaddi

These entrepreneurs have been invited to give a presentation on their business to judges at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 30, 2018 at UW-Green Bay. Judges will also ask each entrepreneur questions about their business plans after each one’s presentation. The live finals are open to the public, and refreshments will be served. Finalists are eligible for a portion of $10,000 of in-kind services provided by contest sponsors.

The 2018 Northeast Wisconsin Business Plan Contest sponsors include T2, Laurie Crawford Coaching, Winnebago Seed Fund, WiSys, KerberRose, Keller, and the Austin E. Cofrin School of Business at UW-Green Bay.

For questions about being an in-kind sponsor of the contest, the live finals on Nov. 30 or finding local resources for business planning assistance, please contact Ryan Kauth at the Austin E. Cofrin School of Business at UW-Green Bay at KauthR@uwgb.edu or 920-465-2004.

See the contest website.