HTC-University Track I - Introduction to Entrepreneurship

HTC – University Presents: 

Introduction to Entrepreneurship
Wednesday, August 31, 2005,   8:15 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
HTC, 410 Pierce

 How should you structure your business and plans today 
in order to attract and be ready to accept investment in the future?

HTC-University is a workshop designed to provide technology entrepreneurs the tools necessary to launch and grow their business.

The workshop will review the basics of business plan development and guide you on proper structure of your plan and business to help you attract and be prepared to accept investment in the future. Class size is limited to 30 to allow attendees ample time to interact with instructors.

Topics Include:

- Introduction to Entrepreneurship
Aruna Viswanathan, Vice President Operations, Houston Technology Center
- Basic Business Plan Development
Gray Hancock, The Epperson Group
- Selecting the Proper Business Structure & Form of Ownership
Paul Pryzant, Attorney, Locke, Liddel & Sapp LLP
- Marketing Analysis: Analyze Competition, Target a Niche
Paul Fury, President, Tribe Design
- Financial Assumptions and Projectios
Mary-Helen O'Leary, CFO, Sternhill Partners




This workshop is designed for technology entrepreneurs trying to start a new business or anyone considering applying to the HTC in the near future.

Registration:       8:15 – 8:30 a.m.
Program:            8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Lunch will be provided 

Fees:                  $49 for HTC Clients / $99 all others

If you apply to become an HTC Client Company in the future, $50 of your course fees will be applied towards your application fee. 

Track 1 business development workshops are $49.00 for Client Companies. If you are a Client Company, please contact Sharell Harris (sharris or 713-658-1750) to register.



Wed, Aug. 31, 2005
8:15 a.m. - 5 p.m. US/Central


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HTC facility - 410 Pierce St.