The four best business plans from the Business 101 class presented their proposed businesses to an “all-star” panel of business executives on Friday, December 9, 2011. The judges selected the winning plan as well as the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th place runners-up, and those are as follows:
Online campus version of Craig’s List that provides a fast and convenient way for the Marian University community to buy and sell goods/services.
Indy Knight Rider
Gourmet sandwich shop based at the Major Taylor Velodrome, offering delivery services by the Marian University Cycling Team.
On campus men’s barbershop, offering convenient, professional haircuts at a reasonable price.
Winner of the 2011 Business Plan Competition
Rachel Murray, Dante Fratturo, Tyler Williams, Tyler Cozart
On campus provider of customizable care packages for students, offering easy online ordering and payment with no shipping costs.