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Week of April 19, 2010

Published on April 19, 2010

BURGERFEST 2010: ENTREPRENEURSHIP STUDENTS FIRE UP THE PERFECT BURGER, BUSINESS PLAN

Entrepreneurship students who have studied how to open a business will find out if they can really stand the heat during this week’s BurgerFest 2010, an annual business plan competition organized by the UH Bauer College Wolff Center for Entrepreneurship that challenges students to come up with a winning concept for a retail burger operation. There will be five student teams who have been raising capital and preparing for the launch of their burger stands this Wednesday and Thursday, where they will vie for customers to visit their locations on campus. It’s a contest of creativity, business aptitude and teamwork ― and of course, grilling up the tastiest burgers.

  • WHO: UH entrepreneurship students
  • WHAT: BurgerFest 2010 (business plan competition)
  • WHEN: Wednesday, 4/21/2010 – Thursday, 4/22/2010
  • WHERE: University of Houston campus, University Center north patio

To read more about BurgerFest, visit http://ticker.uhbauer.com/events/firing-up-the-perfect-burger-business-plan/. To see a video from last year’s BurgerFest, visit http://www.bauer.uh.edu/news-center/video/inside_bauer_burgerfest_2009.asp. To attend BurgerFest 2010 , see Media Contacts section to the left.

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