Â Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚  MARQUETTE – Northern Michigan University and the Great Lakes EntrepreneurÂ’s Quest will present a live broadcast of the GLEQÂ’s “Crafting the Pitch and Plan” training session. It will air from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, April 7, on NMU cable channel 20.

 Â Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚  The free training session will cover the finishing touches necessary to polish a rough business idea into a business plan and pitch that will attract investors, customers, employees and other partners. It will also discuss the tools needed to communicate the core idea and business synopsis for investors and customers. These include presentations, elevator pitches and the business plan itself.

 Â Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚  The GLEQ is a nonprofit educational program designed to accelerate the formation of high-growth companies across Michigan through training, networking, and a two-path business plan competition with prize awards exceeding $200,000.

 Â Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚ Ã‚  For more information, visit www.gleq.org.

Prepared By
Jessica Holman