Introduction To Entrepreneurship
Learn what it takes to turn your ideas and expertise
into technology-driven companies.
Launching a new business takes more than just a great idea, it takes planning to create a roadmap to success. The expert presenters for this workshop will share their experiences with you, covering a broad range of topics of interest to new entrepreneurs.
Preparing a Business Plan
Selecting the Proper Business Structure & Form of Ownership
Financial Assumptions and Projections
Marketing Now: A Basic Building Block, Not a Luxury
Resources for Entrepreneurs & HTC Overview
|Registration, Breakfast and Networking|
|Welcome & Introductions
President & CEO, Houston Technology Center
Executive Vice Chairman, Houston Technology Center
|Preparing a Business Plan
Tom Kraft, Ph.D.
Rice Alliance for Technology and Entrepreneurship,
|Selecting the Proper Business Structure & Form of Ownership
Partner, Phillips & Reiter, PLLC.
|Financial Assumptions & Projections
Mary Helen O'Leary
CFO, Sternhill Partners
|Marketing Now: A Basic Building Block, Not a Luxury
Vice President, EpiladyUSA, Inc.
Director, Metropolitan Center, University of Houston
Small Business Development Center
Managing Director, JSC Campus,
Houston Technology Center - JSC Campus