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Thu Oct 25

Fort Worth Business Plan Competition
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Get ready to sweat the small stuff at Fort Worth's 8th Annual Business Plan Competition. The Fort Worth Office of Small Business and Capital One Bank are looking for Fort Worth's next big idea. Eligible businesses can compete for more than $50,000 in cash and prizes. To register, visit fwbac.com/bpc 

Applicants must be a business with a DBA registered in Tarrant County and have annual revenue of less than $500,000.00. Applications for this year’s competition are due by June 15, 2018.

Through a competitive selection process of the entries, 25 businesses will be selected and provided five weeks of group training. Including one-on-one counseling, professional development workshops and coaching from industry experts through the partners at the Business Assistance Center (BAC)

After plans are submitted on September 10th, 10 businesses will be selected to compete in front of judges October 11th during a Pitch Night. The top three will be finalists and will compete October 25th for the prize packages, which include cash of $10,000 for first, $5,000 for second and $3,000 for third. In addition, numerous businesses have donated in-kind services for the three finalists.

To Find out more about the 2018 Fort Worth BAC Business Plan Competition visit fwbac.com/bpc

Important Dates

  • 5/02 Application Launch
  • 6/15 Applications Due
  • 6/26 Top 25 Notified
  • 7/12 Training Session/Orientation #1
  • 7/19 Training Session #2
  • 7/26 Training Session #3
  • 8/02 Training Session #4
  • 8/09 Participant Happy Hour/Mixer
  • 9/10 Participants submit Business Plans
  • 9/26 Top 10 Notified for Pitch Night
  • 10/11 Pitch Night (Top 3 Finalists Announced)
  • 10/19 Final Business Plan Submitted
  • 10/25 Awards Ceremony

 

Thu Oct 25-12:00AM - 11:59PMAdd to Calendar 2018-10-25 05:00:00 2018-10-26 04:59:59 Fort Worth Business Plan Competition Get ready to sweat the small stuff at Fort Worth's 8th Annual Business Plan Competition. The Fort Worth Office of Small Business and Capital One Bank are looking for Fort Worth's next big idea. Eligible businesses can compete for more than $50,000 in cash and prizes. To register, visit fwbac.com/bpc  Applicants must be a business with a DBA registered in Tarrant County and have annual revenue of less than $500,000.00. Applications for this year’s competition are due by June 15, 2018. Through a competitive selection process of the entries, 25 businesses will be selected and provided five weeks of group training. Including one-on-one counseling, professional development workshops and coaching from industry experts through the partners at the Business Assistance Center (BAC) After plans are submitted on September 10th, 10 businesses will be selected to compete in front of judges October 11th during a Pitch Night. The top three will be finalists and will compete October 25th for the prize packages, which include cash of $10,000 for first, $5,000 for second and $3,000 for third. In addition, numerous businesses have donated in-kind services for the three finalists. To Find out more about the 2018 Fort Worth BAC Business Plan Competition visit fwbac.com/bpc Important Dates 5/02 Application Launch 6/15 Applications Due 6/26 Top 25 Notified 7/12 Training Session/Orientation #1 7/19 Training Session #2 7/26 Training Session #3 8/02 Training Session #4 8/09 Participant Happy Hour/Mixer 9/10 Participants submit Business Plans 9/26 Top 10 Notified for Pitch Night 10/11 Pitch Night (Top 3 Finalists Announced) 10/19 Final Business Plan Submitted 10/25 Awards Ceremony   Fort Worth Office of Small Business 1150 South Freeway Fort Worth, TX 76104 United States AccelerateDFW walker.lutringer@gmail.com America/Chicago public

Fort Worth Office of Small Business
1150 South Freeway
Fort Worth, TX 76104
United States