Join us on ZOOM to mix and mingle; and celebrate the launch of 2024 HCC Business Plan Competition (BPC) season!

Come be inspired, meet BPC Master Trainers, competition advisors and those reviewing applications!  Also, meet and talk with past contestants and see how the competition helped them start or grow their businesses.

5:00 pm – 6:00 pm – Reception – Featuring entrepreneurs who are past winners and competition graduates. Hear from competition leaders, trainers, judges & sponsors.
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm – Orientation – For All Interested in Applying for the 2024 Competition – How to do it – Presentation and Q&A with competition leaders, trainers and past contestants.

Who is invited?
Past, present and future business plan competition contestants, BPC leaders and advisors, Dr. Zachary Hodges, President HCC Northwest, HCC Center for Entrepreneurship staff, Wallis Bank, LiftFund, Stellar Bank, Frost Bank Capital CDC and more…and YOU!

Note to all 2024 Prospective Applicants – Attendance at the reception is not required for applicants but this is a great opportunity to learn about the competition, meet all involved in the competition and prepare to submit a strong application!