The Bluffton Center for Entrepreneurs (BCE) has announced a June 27 awards reception for the 2023 Ropp Triplett Business Plan Competition. This event will take place at 6:30 pm on the third floor of the Bluffton Town Hall. The program will begin at 7:00 pm
BCE Director Jim Enneking explained, “The awards reception allows us to recognize the participants who completed the Small Business Information Series, presented by the Small Business Development Center at Rhodes State College. The series served to equip entrepreneurs with the necessary tools and knowledge to successfully complete a business plan for their business.”
“We will recognize the exceptional individuals who participated in the Ropp Triplett Business Plan Competition. These entrepreneurs have exhibited dedication, innovation, and resilience throughout the competition, and their business plans reflect the promising future of Bluffton’s entrepreneurial landscape.
“We reveal and celebrate the winners of the Ropp Triplett Business Plan Competition. The winning business plans showcase creative ideas, sustainable models, and the potential for remarkable success. Each winner will receive a substantial prize, generously provided by our sponsors, to help them further develop their ventures.
“We would like to extend our appreciation to our sponsors, the Bluffton Center for Entrepreneurs, Bluffton University, and Citizens National Bank, whose support has made this competition possible. Their commitment to fostering local entrepreneurship in our community is truly appreciated.”