W2E Business Plan Contest Kicks Off September 1st!
Sunday, August 07, 2011
Posted by: The American Small Business Coalition
For injured and disabled Veterans of Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom-Afghanistan starting their own business, the 2011 Warrior-to-Entrepreneur (W2E) Business PlanContestis an opportunity to connect with business leaders and resource partners to help them bring their ideas to fruition or provide them advisory support, financing and more for their start-up companies. Business plans are judged on their potential for success and the two best plans will be awarded prizes that include a one-year executive office package in the DC, MD or VA, advisory support and other business services.
The W2E contest kicks off September 1, 2011 and plans are accepted until September 30, 2011. Best plans will be announced November 30, 2011 during the Holiday Charity Bash™ in Tysons Corner, The American Small Business Coalition's annual fundraiser for Wounded Warriors and Military Families.
Sponsorship of the Warrior-to-Entrepreneur (W2E) Business Plan Contest comes with many benefits to include dynamic branding opportunities to thousands of current and prospective Service Disabled Veteran business owners. Sponsors also have the opportunity to participate in the Holiday Charity Bash™on November 30th where they will network with business leaders from small, medium and large government contracting companies, government officials and Wounded Warriors. Major sponsors will join us before the Holiday Charity Bash™ at theHooAH! VIP Reception, an invitation-only mixer where special guests will join us in "Honoring America’s Heroes.”
2011 W2E awards presented on 11/30 at the Holiday Charity Bash™ in Tysons Corner