Big Idea Pitch Competition

On, Friday, November 15, 2019, ten students were selected to pitch their ideas to an enthusiastic audience intent on celebrating creativity. Fun was had by all. Want to LEARN MORE? Make sure to check back often for this year's "Save the Date." Trust us – you will not want to miss it!

Entrepreneur Summit

On Friday, November 15, 2019, the 16th annual Carole Moore McLeod Entrepreneur Summit was held on the campus of Appalachian State University. No matter where you are on your entrepreneurial journey, this Summit has something for you. LEARN MORE about Summit 2019, and check back often for Summit 2020's "Save the Date."

Student Venture Fund

Is your idea ready for investors? Do you need working capital to get your business out of the starting gate? With no audience watching, present your idea to the Fund Advisory Board and get direct feedback from investors. Funding decisions are made based on viability and scalability.  LEARN MORE

Spring Launch Party

How far can you get in developing your business by the end of Spring 2021? Let's find out when you pitch your business model and share your plan for finding customers and earning revenue. Get started today!  LEARN MORE & APPLY TODAY