Rider University’s 2014 NJ Collegiate Entrepreneur of the Year Competition
Thanks to our: Gold Sponsor: the Osteria Procaccini restaurants, part of the Gretalia Hospitality Group, which also includes Pj's Pancake house and the Northend Bistro. & Silver Sponsors: Mercer Wealth Management, ZieglerWorld, and the Watchung and Hillsborough Five Guys Burgers and Fries locations.
Student Venture Fund (SVE) – Rider will provide seed money for CBA students to create their own ventures while they earn their undergraduate degree. The Student Venture Experience won a Best Practice Award at the Small Business Institute National Conference in San Diego.
Advisory Board – Entrepreneurs who can offer advice and guidance to students – currently used for SVE and SBI.
The Entrepreneurial Studies Center is located in Swiegart 226 and is open Mon-Fri 11:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. – CBA students have this location to brainstorm venture ideas. Check out pictures of the Center For Entrepreneurial Studies at the bottom of this page.
In the Center For Entrepreneurial Studies you can find Business Plans that students from previous years have designed and written. These Business Plans are to be used for reference and guidance in creating your own Business Plan and Market Analysis. You may check these Business Plans out for one week. To do so you must visit Elizabeth Calderon in Room 370 of Sweigart Hall.