Own the Future Pitch Competition

Own the Future Pitch Competition

Being MissUnderstood Takes Home Second Place at the Xavier University of Louisiana Own the Future Pitch Competition

From the desk of The XULA ‘Trep Volume 3/Number 6…

Own the Future Pitch Competition

“The Entrepreneurship Institute teamed up with the XULA Office of Career Services to host this competiton on Monday, February 10th. This was a fast-paced business competition for XULA students with entrepreneurial desires. Preceding the pitch was a networking opportunity for students, judges, and audience members. Five finalists pitched their original business idea to a panel of business experts and an audience of entrepreneurs, small business owners, potential investors, students, business and community leaders. Naomi Winston (pictured at the top) was the first place winner featuring her business, Revolutionary Hearts Industries, LLC. Following second place, Kyazia J. Felder (on the bottom left) with Being MissUnderstood and third, Shannen Lawson (on the bottom right) with The Fundamentals. First through third-place winners received monetary prizes for their pitch. Two additional awards at the pitch included, Audience Choice and Honorable Mention. Women of Business received Honorable Mention and Shannen Lawson received Audience Choice.”


The Entrepreneurship Institute

oin Own the Future Pitch Competition and get the chance to win a grand prize of $10,000. Showcase your innovative idea or business and get mentorship from top industry leaders. Unlock the potential of your ideas and take your business to the next

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