HTC-University Track I - Introduction to Entrepreneurship

 HTC – University Presents: 

Introduction to Entrepreneurship
Wednesday, November 30, 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, Liddell & 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. 

    If you already are a Client Company, please contact Sharell Harris (sharris or 713-658-1750) to register at the reduced rate.


Organizer Janice Dorr


Wed, Nov. 30, 2005
8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. US/Central


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HTC facility - 410 Pierce St.