Deadline for New Idea & Elevator Presentation Competition is March 8th

Ever hit yourself over the head when a new idea enters the market that you already thought of? Well, now’s your chance to see how your product measures up in the New Idea & Elevator Presentation Competition! 

Submit a 2-page (max) description of your new business idea that shows (with sketches, if appropriate) what it is, the problem you are solving, the market, target audience, costs and sell prices, etc. Send by email to Prof. Fred Kiesner at


1st Place - $2,500
2nd Place - $1,500
3rd Place - $500
Best Presentation - $300
Most Creative Idea - $200
Each Finalist - $100

If you are chosen as a finalist, you will be given 90 SECONDS to present your idea to a panel of judges. The top 5 winners will be invited to compete in the Hilton Cup Business Plan Competition with a first place prize of $5,000!

Open to all LMU students! The deadline to submit your ideas is Friday, March 8th!