Ballard Morton New Venture Competition

The 2019 Ballard Morton New Venture Competition will feature three teams of MBA students from the UofL College of Business competing for start-up capital for their innovative business concepts.  At stake for the first place team is $7,000, plus a Tax Service Award from Mountjoy Chilton Medley, LLP, and an automatic invitation to compete in the 2020 Cardinal Challenge or Idea State U. (Kentucky’s statewide business concept and business plan competition). There are also cash prizes for Best Trade Show Presentation, Best Fast Pitch Presentation and Best Business Plan Presentation. In all, nearly $20,000 will be awarded to the competing teams.

Saturday, November 9, 2019 at 8:00am to 11:30am

Harry Frazier Hall - College of Business, Horn Auditorium, Room 106
110 W. Brandeis Ave. , Louisville, Kentucky 40208

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Meetings, Academic


Students, Alumni, Public


Business, Entrepreneurship, College of Business


#BallardMorton, CardChallenge,


business plan competition, entrepreneurship, Forcht Center for Entrepreneurship,

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Claire Arnold

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Louisville, Kentucky 40292

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