Sierra Nevada College posted a strong showing at the 12th Annual D.W. Reynolds Governor’s Cup business plan competition on April 14, 2016, winning first place in the undergraduate division, while also earning the coveted Lt. Governor’s Award. Competitors from Nevada’s colleges and universities pitched their businesses on April 13 to a panel of expert judges in Reno. More than $100,000 in cash prizes were distributed to winners in three categories during a reception dinner at the Atlantis Casino Resort.
NCET’s Dave Archer looks at the human side of Nevada’s various economic and industrial sectors, and explores some of the fascinating degree programs offered by our local colleges and universities – each specifically designed by our educational institutions to provide our students with the skills and training they’ll need as they enter the rapidly changing workforce.
Pure Ski Experience continued its journey from idea to action with the Second Place prize in the statewide Donald W. Reynolds Business Plan Competition on Thursday, April 18th in Reno. Team members have journeyed from SNC’s Innovative Idea Competition last August to a first place win in the College’s Jâlé and Warren Trepp Business Plan […]
The Donald W. Reynolds Governor’s Cup College Business Plan Competition’s Oral Presentations will be held on Wednesday, April 17. The presentations are open to the public, free to attend, and no pre-registration is required. The presentations will be held at the Atlantis Casino Resort Spa in the Treasures Meetings Room on the second floor. (Please […]
The journey that began in August with 70 entrants for the campus-wide Innovative Ideas Competition, culminated on Tuesday night with a first place win in SNC’s Jâlé and Warren Trepp Business Plan Competition for Pure Ski Experience, a ski instruction enterprise operated by coaches with world-class and Olympic ski experience. Pure Ski Experience (Pictured: Pure […]
NCET is very pleased to announce that David Croasdell, Dr. Andrew Hardin and Kendra Wong have been selected as the 2013 NCET Faculty Advisors of the Year. This award recognizes those Nevada college and university educators who have made significant contributions to the Donald W. Reynolds Governor’s Cup Business Plan Competition. David T. Croasdell Charles […]
It’s a long road from August to March… First there were the 70 innovative ideas… Then there were 9 teams with business plans… Now there are 3 finalists The Jalé and Warren Trepp Business Plan Competition You are cordially invited to join us for the final presentations Tuesday, March 12, 2013 5:30pm for refreshments 6pm […]
Great video documenting Sierra Nevada College’s “Young Entrepreneur Program." Seeds of Growth
During 2012, NCET will be holding the 8th annual Donald W. Reynolds Governor’s Cup Collegiate Business Plan Competition. But that’s not the news. The news is that Nevada’s college and university students can now enter FIVE additional college business plan competitions, each offering prizes, experience, business skills and the chance to actually launch their businesses. […]