The Baylor New Venture Competition offers an exciting opportunity for you and your company to connect with top student entrepreneurial talent from around the nation. We look forward to connecting with value-adding partners to align with the competition's mission of providing a valuable educational and growth opportunity for student entrepreneurs.
Please click below to download the sponsorship brochure outlining the available sponsorship packages. In addition to the packages listed, we would be delighted to build a custom sponsorship arrangement for your company depending on what would provide the most value from our program.
Sponsorship Brochure 2015 (PDF) (2 pages)
Sponsorship Flyer 2015 (PDF) (1 pagers)
Thank You to our Sponsors
The Baylor New Venture Competition staff would like to thank our sponsors for their generous support of the competition. Their contributions allow us to provide an enjoyable first-class event for our teams and judges, as well as provide the necessary backing to make our student participants successful.
LAUNCH Innovative Business Accelerator
Our mission is to enable the accelerated commercialization of things that matter. LAUNCH is located in the Baylor Research and Innovation Collaborative (BRIC), and is the in-house bridge between research, product development and the marketplace - or commercialization. One way LAUNCH designs and drives commercialization is through the Accelerated Commercialization Program (ACP). ACP is a customized, hands-on, experiential learning process that targets specific client needs and enables client acceleration to market entry through our proven 4A process: Align, Articulate, Activate, and Adjust.
Pariveda Solutions focuses on The Business of IT, leading IT as a business for a business. Pariveda works with Information Systems organizations to help them operate in an efficient manner, working like a services organization instead of as a cost center. By focusing on the Business of IT, Pariveda helps customers deliver the right products and services to support the primary mission of their enterprise, increasing their value to stakeholders.
State Farm's mission is to help people manage the risks of everyday life, recover from the unexpected, and realize their dreams. State Farm is a family of insurance and financial services companies that together offer over 100 products to serve tens of millions of customers in the U.S. and Canada. State Farm is a mutual company owned by our policyholders. More than 65,000 employees and more than 18,000 Agents service 81 million policies and accounts throughout the U.S. and Canada.
With over 20 years in the IT training industry, the founders of KnowledgeNet built StormWind off of sound instructional design and practical teaching philosophies mixed with massively engaging Hollywood technology. We've created a memorable, engaging, and exciting online classroom experience. StormWind delivers a shockingly effective training environment that creates an innovative and highly effective way to learn.
Greater Waco Chamber
The Chamber is a voluntary association of businesses, professionals and individuals working together to build a healthy business environment, promote economic development and work effectively to improve the quality of life in the Greater Waco area. The Greater Waco Chamber is partnering with Baylor University to launch thInc Space, an incubator for creative startups. A combined incubator, community gathering place and professional support network for creative startups, thIncSpace is a driving force to make Waco the creative start-up capital of Texas.
SalsaMobi is a boutique one-stop shop for strategy, technology and specialty mobile solutions. With expertise across all the major mobile and web platforms, SalsaMobi has the potential to envision, design, and develop a variety of solutions for your business. From business strategy to design development, content creation to technology building, search engine marketing to social media campaigns, SalsaMobi offers a vast spectrum of services to help businesses achieve a competitive advantage in the marketplace.
Limestone Networks (LSN) provides dedicated server hosting in Dallas, TX. LSN supplies enterprise-grade dedicated servers to resellers, VPS and shared hosts, cloud hosts, gamers, and other clients. With an international presence and multilingual sales and support capabilities, Limestone Networks can cater to the dynamic needs of the hosting industry.
Pakis, Giotes, Page & Burleson, P.C.
Pakis, Giotes, Page & Burleson, P.C. is a full-service law firm based in Central Texas whose mission is to provide the highest quality legal services in a timely, efficient, and ethical manner. With 50 years of experience, Pakis Giotes enjoys an excellent reputation for its expertise and effectiveness in handling transactional and litigation matters in the area of business and commercial law.
V-Rooms provides a privately-branded online virtual data room solution, designed to streamline document management, collaboration, secure file sharing and archiving for a variety of professionals. V-Rooms provides a secure location to store and view information that companies want to keep private, yet access conveniently.
Insperity provides an array of human resources and business solutions designed to help improve business performance. Insperity Business Performance Advisors offer the most comprehensive suite of products and services available in the marketplace. Insperity delivers administrative relief, better benefits, reduced liabilities and a systematic way to improve productivity through its premier Workforce Optimization solution.
With 25 years of proven property tax expertise and in-depth knowledge of national tax procedures, McCollum Consulting is an expert in analyzing property taxes to make sure valuations are fair and equitable. McCollum carries the highest ethical standards in representing clients, as we work with appropriate assessors to ensure that every company pay only their fair share when taxes are due.
Our online service can enable you to obtain a loan of between $1,000 and $35,000, right from your home or office, or on the go through your mobile device.