Facebook started in a dorm room. FedEx evolved from a college term paper. Do YOU have the next big idea for a business that will be a success with teens and tweens? Share your idea, and be a winner of the GWE Girls Who Mean Business Contest and be the recipient of $250 from Elmira Business Institute to get you started in your new business! One winner aged 11-14 and one winner 15-18.
Prepare a 90-second video that answers the following questions:
What is your idea for a business?
Why do you feel it will be a hit with teens and tweens?
Who would be most interested in the product or service you’d be selling?
E-mail the file to firstname.lastname@example.org. In the e-mail, include:
Your phone number & e-mail
Entries will be posted to the WBNG/YouNews web page. Entries must be received no later than 5pm on October 17, 2014). Entries will be judged by a panel from Elmira Business Institute. The winner will be featured during Action News and highlighted during this year’s Girls World Expo on October 26, 2014 at the DoubleTree in Binghamton.