Business Plan Competition - Pitch Night
NOTE: Entrepreneurs must REGISTER to be considered with the fee paid and plan submitted per the instructions.
First Place: $5,000 cash
Second Place: $3,000 cash
Third Place: $1,000 cash
SPONSORS - Cash Prizes
Google Data Center
Methodist Mansfield / Midlothian Medical Center
Tarleton State University - Midlothian Campus
First Financial Bank
Omega Airline Software
A Fairchild, PC - As Treasurer of the Chamber Board, Sharon Price CPA is offering up to four (4) hours of complimentary accounting consulting. The company can assist with financial reporting, budgeting, Quickbooks, internal control evaluations, accounting policies & procedures, and accounting questions relevant to your business.
Carrington, Coleman, Sloman & Blumenthal LLP - Past Chair Cathy Altman is offering:
Legal Consult and Contract Preparation (approx.. $1,250 value)
One hour consultation with partner at Carrington Coleman to determine your company's legal needs and develop a timeline and budget for addressing them
Up to two hours of drafting assistance with entity formation documents*, a nondisclosure agreement, a lease agreement, or purchase order terms and conditions
*Formation documents are limited to single-owner entities incorporated in Texas.
**ubject to the condition that CCSB’s consultation with the contest winner will not create a conflict of interest for CCSB or otherwise violate CCSB’s ethical obligations to current clients
First Financial Bank - As a Chamber Board Member, John Knight is offering the top three (3) finishers will each receive a Business Basic Plus Checking Account free for one year. This has a value of $180 per contestant.
Paragon Payroll - As Past Chair of the Chamber Board, Steve Rose (owner of Paragon) will provide basic payroll services up to 5 employees free for 90 days.
Frost Bank - Katie Carlson (VP Commercial Banking / Frost Bank Mansfield will provide a new laptop to the winner with QuickBooks Accounting software installed.
UPS Store – As chairman of the chamber and a business owner, Judy McGraw is offering you 250 business cards, 250 sheets of letterhead, and 50 half page flyers to help your small business look great and get the word out about your new business
The Midlothian Chamber is the catalyst for economic growth for our members and the community through advocacy,
education and community enhancement.