Lawanda Denise Smith, a School of Human Resource Education & Workforce Development PhD student, is one of four finalists in the 2014 Venture Challenge competition. Ms. Smith’s business plan is “Hospitality & Senior Care Training.” The School of Human Resource Education & Workforce Development is very excited to have Ms. Smith represent the department, by becoming a finalist! Please see below for the final round of this competitive presentation.
LSU Student Incubator
2014 Venture Challenge
All current LSU Student Incubator members are invited to showcase your businesses during the Startup Showcase portion of the Venture Challenge. The Startup Showcase will take place at the LSU Student Union on April 25 from 1-4pm (during the final round of the Venture Challenge). Participants will have the opportunity to set up information about their business at a booth and network with over 100 local professionals and members of the LSU community to promote their businesses. This year the Venture Challenge will have the first Startup Showcase “Audience Choice” winner and runner-up. The business from the Startup Showcase with the most audience votes will receive a cash award of $1,000. The runner-up will be awarded $500.
Members must register to participate in this event. To register for a showcase table, contact Jennifer Fowler at firstname.lastname@example.org by next Thursday, April 10.
Note: you did not have to submit a plan to be eligible to participate in the Startup Showcase. ALL current LSU student incubator members are encouraged to register.
If you have any questions or concerns or would like to register for a table, please let us know.