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Annual Youth Entrepreneurship Conference

7th Annual Youth Entrepreneurship Conference

Tuesday, April 12, 2016
FSU Capel Arena

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  • Keynote Speakers

    Mr. Eric Anderson, currently a managing Broker with Manning Realty and a lecturer of Entrepreneurship at the FSU School of Business and Economics.

    Mr. Jarrett Lewis, serves as a founder for JJC IT Solutions, an organization that focuses on helping underpriviledged youth become IT developers. 

  • Elevator Pitch Winners

    First Place -     Terry Sanford High School
                           Student Josh Meredith
                           "Christmas Tree Concierge"

    Second Place - Terry Sanford High School
                           Students Tyler Dodson and Grayson Piloff
                           "Tailgating Taxi"

    Third Place -    Terry Sanford High School
                           Students Kori Hyer and Jamie Honeycutt
                           "Money for the Mind"

  • Creativity Challenge Winners                      

6th Annual Youth Entrepreneurship Conference

April 30, 2015
FSU Capel Arena

  • Keynote Speaker

    Mr. Nicholas Perkins, 2003 Graduate of the Fayetteville State University School of Business and Economics
    Owner, Perkins Management Services

  • Elevator Pitch Winners

    First Place -      Terry Sanford High School
                           Students Kori Hyer and Raiba Soada

    Second Place -  Terry Sanford High School
                           Students Danita McDuffie and Bria Johnson

    Third Place -     Gray's Creek High School
                           Students Eljyn Tantiangco and Matthew Gort


5th Annual Youth Entrepreneurship Conference

April 15, 2014
FSU Capel Arena

  • Keynote Speaker

        Randy L. Moore, President and CEO
        RLM Communications, Inc.

  • Elevator Pitch Winners

          First Place -      South View High School
                                   Student Gage Walker
                                   Business Idea: "Carbon Fiber Tape"

          Second Place - Terry Sanford High School
                                    Students Danita McDuffie and Bria Johnson
                                    Business Idea: "Upcycle T-shirt/Charms"

          Third Place -     Seventy First High School
                                    Students Andres Higuera, Michael Garrett, Jean Diaz, and Arionn                   
                                 

Host: School of Business and Economics

 


 

 

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