Bow Down To Washington: Foster students impress at competitions around the US and the world

This year, teams of Foster students have posted impressive performances at intercollegiate competitions that took place all over the map. Wundergrads Foster Undergraduate students finished: 1st at the McDonough Business Strategy Challenge, Georgetown University (Jennifer Louie, Matthew Lam, Truman Ngo and Sydney Solis) 1st at the National Women’s Case Competition, University of Texas (Rose Jao,... Read More

Behind the scenes of the Business Plan Competition with MS in Entrepreneurship student Madeline Bennett

In Spring quarter, all MS in Entrepreneurship students apply to participate in the UW Business Plan Competition (BPC), hosted by the Foster School’s Buerk Center for Entrepreneurship. This multi-stage competition provides students with the real-world experience of being an entrepreneur—and connects them with Seattle’s entrepreneurial community. We asked three MS in Entrepreneurship students to give... Read More

Behind the scenes of the Business Plan Competition with MS in Entrepreneurship student Andrew Clapp

In Spring quarter, all MS in Entrepreneurship students apply to participate in the UW Business Plan Competition (BPC), hosted by the Foster School’s Buerk Center for Entrepreneurship. This multi-stage competition provides students with the real-world experience of being an entrepreneur—and connects them with Seattle’s entrepreneurial community. We asked three MS in Entrepreneurship students to give... Read More

Innovation Smorgasbord: seen, heard and tasted at the UW Business Plan Competition

Amid the clamorous babel of feverish student pitching at the investment round of this year’s UW Business Plan Competition, one man was silent. Conspicuously, curiously, completely silent. Some gumshoe investigating and notebook messaging (plus, a business card) revealed his name to be Rajesh Rjamohanan Nair, a student in the Foster School’s Technology Management MBA Program.... Read More