Finalists Advance In Business Plan Competition

JONESBORO – Seven finalists for the oral presentation, 11 for the live pitch competition and eight freshman video pitch entries will participate in the final round of Arkansas State University’s 2017 Fall Business Plan Competition, Wednesday, Nov. 15, at 9 a.m. in the executive board room (203) of the Delta Center for Economic Development, 319 University Loop Circle.

The event is free and open to the public. The award ceremony may be viewed live at starting at 12:55 p.m. The Arkansas Economic Acceleration Foundation, a unit of Arkansas Capital Corporation Group (ACCG), a privately held group of for-profit and non-profit corporations dedicated to improving the lives of Arkansans by providing capital to help businesses, sponsors the event.

Dr. Erick Chang, associate professor of management and event coordinator, noted that judges in the final round include Brandon French from New Wave Wireless, Bobby Lorimer from Textbook Brokers, Brock Ferguson from Centennial Bank and Ty Keller, director of the A-State Innovation System.     MORE

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