Seven finalists compete for $50,000 in the Sontag Entrepreneurship Competition

Finalists offer a wide-range of business models varying in ideas from fashionable eyewear to an evolution in lithium-ion batteries

2/11/2014 | By: Nicole Shearer  |

Since December 2013, seven teams have been working to become the next Sontag Entrepreneurship Competition winner and recipient of $50,000 to help fund their business venture. The competition was established by the University of Nevada, Reno's College of Business to develop the entrepreneurial capacities of University students and facilitate the creation of new businesses in Nevada.

Meet this year's seven team finalists and see the variety of business models represented in the competition. This diverse group of students is looking at ways their businesses can have a lasting impact in our community and beyond. 


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