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Sam Matlick '17 describes his proposal at the NY Business Plan Competition in Albany on April 25.
Matlick '17 Wins People's Choice Award at NY Business Plan Competition

Sam Matlick ’17 received a $1000 “People’s Choice” award in the Information Technology/Software category at the fifth annual New York Business Plan Competition on April 25 in Albany. A total of 92 teams from 36 New York colleges and universities vied for $500,000 in awards at the competition that took place at the College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering.  More ...

Sam Matlick '17, far right, with other contestants in the SUNY IT Business Plan Competition.
Samuel Matlick ’17 to Compete in NYS Business Plan Competition

Six months ago, Samuel Matlick ’17 competed with more than 50 other current students and recent graduates in Hamilton’s fourth annual Pitch Competition. His win there encouraged him to forge ahead, hoping to bring his idea to fruition. A week ago, he presented his plan at a regional business plan competition hosted by SUNY Institute of Technology and he walked away a winner again.  More ...

Prithvi Tanwar, Michael Fawcett '66, Pitch Competition winner Sam Matlick '17, and Hedy Foreman.
Sam Matlick ’17 Wins Fourth Annual Pitch Competition

Hamilton College students, alumni and business experts joined forces Oct. 25-27 for the fourth annual Pitch Competition. The weekend-long event is always highly anticipated among the College’s young business professionals and features an entrepreneurship workshop, networking opportunities and business-mentoring services all offered by seasoned entrepreneurs and investors.  More ...

Pitch Competition Makes a Hit

Hamilton students and alumni took the opportunity to put their business ideas and proposals to the test through the annual Hamilton College Pitch Competition held during Volunteer Weekend, April 5-7.  More ...

Kevin Bourque '05, left, and Joshua Kunkel '04, on screen, co-founders of Face Glove and winners of the 2012 Hamilton Pitch Competition, give a presentation on preparing for the pitch competition.
Weekend of Social Entrepreneurship Programming

This past weekend, Hamilton College held a series of events to kick off its spring social entrepreneurship programming.  The Levitt Center – in conjunction with the Career Center and the COOP – sponsored various talks and information sessions to get students thinking about social innovation.  More ...

Judge Michael Fawcett '66, of Meacham Woodfield, LLC, right, comments on a student's presentation during the 2nd annual Pitch Competition.
What's The Big Idea?

When Mark Kasdorf ’06 graduated from Hamilton, he didn’t know the first thing about entrepreneurship—the jargon, the strategies, the possibilities. “It was a whole world that wasn’t visible to me,” he said. “I wanted to make the world visible to Hamilton students.” And in 2011, Kasdorf did just that. He organized the first Hamilton Pitch Competition, inviting students, alumni and friends to propose their ideas for new businesses to a panel of judges. On the weekend of March 30 to April 1, the second annual Pitch Competition took place in Kirner-Johnson’s Red Pit.  More ...

Runner up Axtell Arnold '06, Runner up Nick Richards '12, winner Jerome Noel '09, runners-up Nick Scoglio '09 and Jason Reminick.
First Pitch Competition is a Hit

Nearly 80 Hamilton students and alumni participated on April 8-10 in the first Hamilton Pitch Competition. The event, the brainchild of successful entrepreneur and alumnus Mark Kasdorf ’06, challenged competitors to pitch their best, most marketable business concept to a judging panel of entrepreneurs and venture capitalists.  More ...

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