BUILD DC'S YOUNG LEADERS SHINE

Washington DC's 5th Annual Business Plan Competition

In Spring 2013, BUILD's 9th grade students from our Washington DC partner schools presented the creative business plans they worked so hard to design. Student teams from Roosevelt Senior High School, Eastern Senior High School, and Maya Angelou Public Charter School competed for substantial startup cash to launch their businesses.

Our 2013 BPC Judges Included:

Pat Sheridan, Founder and Partner, Modus Create
Evan Burfield, Founder and CEO, 1776
The Honorable David Grosso, At-Large Councilmember, District of Columbia 
Celia Edwards Karam, Vice President, Capital One
Trooper Sanders, Senior Advisor, HelloWallet
Pat Henry, Deputy Director, DC Office of Partnerships and Grant Services
Chris Shroeder, Internet Entrepreneur/Venture Investor,
Author of Startup Rising
Lori Vacek, Program Manager, Freddie Mac Foundation
Kal Parekh, Managing Director, Accenture
Curvin Leatham, AVP, Corporate Sales Development Consultant, PNC

 

 

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               VENTURE SPONSORS

           

                    

                  

 

 

         PROMOTIONAL SPONSORS 

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                 1776

              In The Capital

      ORGANIZATIONAL SPONSORS

 The Morris & Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation

    Eugene and Agnes E. Meyer Foundation

            Hattie M. Strong Foundation

     The Richard E. and Nancy P. Marriott 
                         Foundation

     Washington Management Corporation 
                          Foundation

                   Walmart Foundation

          J.P. Morgan Chase Foundation

                Wells Fargo Foundation

                           PNC Bank

                           Accenture

                Capital One Foundation

                Morrison & Foerster LLP

           The Advisory Board Company

                     SAP America, Inc.

                  Comcast Corporation

                            Insperity

                      Macro Solutions

                            Lockton

                         Mintz Levin

                      Avascent Group

  And Many Generous Individual Supporters

 

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