McGuire New Venture Competition and Showcase

NVC posterCome cheer on the McGuire Entrepreneurship Program student startup teams as they present their new ventures in a rapid-fire rocket pitch competition and an interactive trade show. Students are competing for $45,000 in cash and additional prizes.

All events take place at the Eller College of Management in McClelland Hall, 1130 E. Helen St., in the Berger Auditorium and adjoining Estes Atrium.

Please plan to join us for this exciting event! It is free and open to the public.

2015 McGuire NVC Schedule

9 a.m. - Trade Show
10 a.m. - Round 1 Rocket Pitches
12:45 p.m. - Food Truck Roundup
2 p.m. - Business/Law Exchange Presentation
2:30 p.m. - Round 2 Finalist Pitches
4 p.m. - Trade Show
5 p.m. - Awards Ceremony
5:30 p.m. - Reception

McGuire Entrepreneurship Program students receive a year of intensive experiential education that engages them in the process of moving innovation from an early-stage idea to a sustainable investor-ready venture. Learn more about the 2015 new venture teams.

2015 team logos


Check out our Facebook album to see photos from the 2014 McGuire NVC