LOOKING FOR ‘BIG IDEAS’: West Chester University’s annual Business Idea Competition seeks participants for event’s 9th year – The Delaware County Daily Times
WEST CHESTER — West Chester University’s Entrepreneurial Leadership Center is once again looking for “big ideas” for the 2021 Business Idea Competition.
Growing an idea into a full-fledged business takes time, preparation and resources. For the past nine years, West Chester University has hosted its Business Idea Competition to give entrepreneurs a chance to get share their ideas.
Sponsored by the Dr. Edwin Cottrell Entrepreneurial Leadership Center, the Keiretsu Forum Mid-Atlantic and The Greater West Chester Chamber of Commerce, the WCU Business Idea Competition promotes creativity and idea generation by recognizing innovative ideas for new products, services, and technology.
“This competition is a way to take an idea and put it out there in the marketplace to see if it has traction,” said Patricia Diggin, director, Cottrell Entrepreneurial Leadership Center. She added that entrepreneurs need to think about how long it takes to go