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8th Annual Youth Entrepreneurship Conference

Thursday, November 3, 2016
Shaw Auditorium

Keynote Speakers

Christian Mosley, President/CEO of The Cookie Gents', a great cookie product.

Chandler Mosley, Executive Vice President of Cookie Gents'.

Jordan Lee Rosas, Entrepreneur, managing an upscale teen night clud and venue rental.


Elevator Pitch Winners

First Place -      
Southview High School
                           Student Victor Fontanez
                           "Barber App"

Second Place -
 71st High School
                           Students Tiarah Hayes and Dajah Green
                           "TT Sweet Treats"

Third Place -    
Terry Sanford High School
                           Students Bria Johnson and Danita McDuffie
                           "Date Rape Drug Indicator"

 

7th Annual Youth Entrepreneurship Conference

Tuesday, April 12, 2016
FSU Capel Arena



For overview, information and resources, click here.

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 Service


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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