3/22 Judges: Greensboro Community Development Fund, East Market Street Development Corp., and UNCG’s Office of Innovation Commercialization

The judging panel for our Saturday, March 22nd 2:00-4:30pm Jobs Course event at Glenwood Library has been finalized.  It will consist of:
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Jerome Gray, Executive Director of Greensboro Community Development Fund
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Phil Barnhill, Director of Operations of East Market Street Development Corporation
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Lisa Goble, PhD of UNCG’s Office of Innovation Commercialization

REMINDER: Pitch Drill Contest Saturday 3/8 1-2:30pm @ Deep Roots Market Sponsored by Business Cents


Tomorrow’s the day for our Pitch Drill Contest at Deep Roots Market in Downtown Greensboro from 1-2:30pm.

Show up, write up a quick plan for the topic picked, and make your pitch to our panel of volunteer judges:

Evan Morrison of Gate City Dry Goods representing Triad Local First, Roger Cubicciotti of VentuRealization, and Joel Landau, former General Manager of Deep Roots Market

Top 3 Contestants get featured in the May Issue of Natural Triad Magazine.

Business Cents, a small business bookkeeping service, is sponsoring the event with Shift, the Nussbaum Center’s startup group, providing
assistance.

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NEW DATE: Economy Jr. @ Noble Academy March 17th Sponsored by Business Cents

DR-Crest-PD-3.17-800The private Economy, Jr. event scheduled for Tuesday, March 4th at Noble Academy was postponed due to incremental weather.  The new event date is  Monday, March 17th.

Business Cents, a small business bookkeeping service, is sponsoring the event with Shift, the Nussbaum Center’s startup group, providing assistance.

VIDEO: Jobs Course @ Glenwood Library March 22nd Sponsored by Greensboro Municipal Federal Credit Union

PUBLIC (FREE) EVENT – On Saturday, March 22nd, teenagers at Glenwood Library from 2-4:30pm will be taking part in ReBuildUp’s Jobs Course that has them play Economy, Jr., an Economic Literacy game, and Pitch Drill, a fast paced business plan and pitching contest.

Judges for the Pitch Drill part of the event will be Jerome Gray, Executive Director of Greensboro Community Development Fund, the East Market Street Development Corporation, Phil Barnhill, Director of Operations of East Market Street Development Corporation, and Lisa Goble, PhD of UNCG’s Office of Innovation Commercialization.

By completing both games, players will be eligible to enter their own business concepts to the Cashless Incubator for review by area businesses in hopes of landing internships, jobs, or resources for their startup idea.

Greensboro Municipal Federal Credit Union, Building Lifelong  relationships one Member at a Time, is sponsoring the event with Shift, the Nussbaum Center’s startup group, providing assistance.

If you have a teenager that can benefit from economic and entrepreneur literacy, please come out for the event at Glenwood Library, 1901 W. Florida St., Greensboro, NC 27403

Jobs Course @ Glenwood Library March 22nd Sponsored by Greensboro Municipal Federal Credit Union

rebuildup_gLENWOOD 3-22-800PUBLIC (FREE) EVENT – On Saturday, March 22nd, teenagers at Glenwood Library from 2-4:30pm will be taking part in ReBuildUp’s Jobs Course that has them play Economy, Jr., an Economic Literacy game, and Pitch Drill, a fast paced business plan and pitching contest.

Judges for the Pitch Drill event will be coming from Greensboro Community Development Fund and the East Market Street Development Corporation.

By completing both games, players will be eligible to enter their own business concepts to the Cashless Incubator for review by area businesses in hopes of landing internships, jobs, or resources for their startup idea.

Greensboro Municipal Federal Credit Union, Building Lifelong  relationships one Member at a Time, is sponsoring the event with Shift, the Nussbaum Center’s startup group, providing assistance.

If you have a teenager that can benefit from economic and entrepreneur literacy, please come out for the event at Glenwood Library, 1901 W. Florida St., Greensboro, NC 27403

MEDIA: 3/8 Pitch Drill in Natural Triad Magazine

NTM-March-Issue-CoverPick up the March Issue of Natural Triad Magazine and turn to Page 13 to see a write up on our Saturday, March 8th from 1-2:30pm Pitch Drill Contest at Deep Roots Market.

This is the same magazine 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place Pitch Drill Contest Winners will be featured in for the May Issue.  So come on out!

3/8 Judges: Triad Local First, VentuRealization, and Deep Roots

The judging panel for our Saturday, March 8th 1-2:30pm Pitch Drill event at Deep Roots has been finalized.  It will consist of:
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Evan Morrison of Gate City Dry Goods representing Triad Local First

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Roger Cubicciotti of VentuRealization

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Joel Landau, former General Manager of Deep Roots Market

VIDEO: Pitch Drill March 8th at Deep Roots Sponsored by Business Cents


PUBLIC (FREE) EVENT – On Saturday, March 8th from 1:00-2:30pm, Deep Roots Market will be hosting “Pitch Drill,” a fast paced introduction to business plans and pitching by having you develop and present a profitable solution for a specific problem before a panel of volunteer judges.

Business Cents, a small business bookkeeping service, is sponsoring the event with Shift, the Nussbaum Center’s startup group, providing
assistance.

Here’s your chance to get creative and stand out in the crowd.  First, second, and third place winners will be profiled in the May issue of Natural Triad Magazine.  Who knows, your idea might turn into something big!

The judges will be made up of influential members of the Triad’s health and small business community.  Needless to say, the topic picked by the judges will have something to do with the organic industry.

You’re welcome to show up the day of to compete, but it’s much appreciated if you RSVP in advance by Clicking Here.  Remember to bring your own pen and paper to work with during the contest.  Deep Roots Market is located in Downtown Greensboro at 600 N. Eugene Street a few blocks from the ballpark.
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