HTC-University: Introduction to Entrepreneurship
Introduction to Entrepreneurship
Wednesday, February 22, 2006, 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. Funding options and marketing strategies will also be discussed.
Attendees will receive a workshop manual containing a wealth of information to help them as they apply the principals covered in class. Class size is limited to allow attendees ample time to interact with instructors.
Basic Business Plan Development
Stuart Maudlin, Principal, CAP Resources
Funding Options for Early Stage Companies
Deborah Mansfield, Director-Life Sciences Program, Houston Technology Center
Selecting the Proper Business Structure & Form of Ownership
Paul Pryzant, Attorney, Locke, Liddell & Sapp LLP
Marketing Now: A Basic Building Block, Not a Luxury
Amir Abileah, Vice President, EpiladyUSA, Inc.
Financial Assumptions and Projections
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 (firstname.lastname@example.org or 713-658-1750) to register at the reduced rate.