NYCE cofounder takes the next step toward building Philicon Square at Temple through BYOBB
Temple’s own Silicon Valley is about to become a reality at Temple I: The Tech Mansion.
Philip Michael, entrepreneur, and co-founder of NYCE, a real estate startup, set his sights on Temple University as the site of his own version of a co-living “hacker house” for student entrepreneurs with business venture ideas.
Kiese Technologies LLC takes grand prize in 23rd annual edition of Temple’s Be Your Own Boss Bowl®
College of Engineering alumnus Enoque Panzo among top winners at virtual pitch competition; Fox School students Bryan Huang and Francis Duong win undergraduate track Kiese Technologies LLC, a company that is making new technologies that will be used to help advance the construction industry, earned $60,000 in total prizes at the 23rd annual Be Your […]
Switch Stream headlines How I Won the Be Your Own Boss Bowl®
Sarah and Rachel Stanton, co-founders of Switch Stream and grand prize winners of the 2020 Be Your Own Boss Bowl® (BYOBB®), kicked off this year’s competition on Jan. 20 at IEI’s annual “How I Won the Be Your Own Boss Bowl®” event. Switch Stream is an assistive technology startup that produces a smart hub for […]
Keeping students engaged in a virtual classroom
A year ago, the phrase “Zoom fatigue” meant nothing to most of us. Now that our lives, education and jobs exist mainly at home, staying focused and engaged in a virtual environment has its challenges. But Fox School staff and faculty have worked tirelessly to keep students engaged in a myriad of ways. From leveraging […]
Demo Day 2020 goes virtual for Temple entrepreneurs
This summer, twelve finalists from the annual Be Your Own Boss Bowl and five additional high-potential Temple entrepreneurs took part in the 1810 Accelerator’s StartUp Studio program, completing a twelve-week curriculum designed to accelerate the growth of their ventures as they move through the fund and launch process. Startup Studio culminates in a Demo Day […]
Switch Stream takes grand prize in first virtual edition of Temple’s Be Your Own Boss Bowl®
Fox School Honors alumnae Sarah Stanton and Rachel Stanton among top prize winners at 22nd annual event Switch Stream, a company that makes wearable devices that help persons with physical impairments control their electronics, earned $60,000 in total prizes at the 22nd annual Be Your Own Boss Bowl® (BYOBB®), a Temple University-wide initiative that is […]
Finalists Announced for the 22nd Annual Be Your Own Boss Bowl®!
Join us on April 23rd as the Be Your Own Boss Bowl goes virtual for the first time ever! Get to know each of our finalists, see who will take home the biggest cash prizes, and hear from keynote speaker Brian Linton, Founder & CEO of United By Blue. See the full list of the […]
20th Annual Be Your Own Boss Bowl Winners Announced
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE 2018 BE YOUR OWN BOSS BOWL WINNERS! GRAND PRIZE: UNIFI Submitted by Jessica Rothstein, Student, Fox School of Business CROWD FAVORITE: UNIFI Submitted by Jessica Rothstein, Student, Fox School of Business UNDERGRADUATE TRACK First Place: Kovarvic LLC – (C.A.L.M.) submitted by Daniel Couser, Fox School of Business Second Place: ConsiderCode, LLC submitted […]
IEI Announces Finalists for 19th Annual Be Your Own Boss Bowl
Competition in the 19th Annual Be Your Own Boss Bowl was tough. More than 150 Temple students, alumni, faculty and staff registered to participate in this year’s BYOBB, and after weeks of developing business plans, attending workshops and partnering with mentors, nearly 100 participating individuals and teams submitted their completed business plans for review. This week, […]
Online financial marketplace wins grand prize at 2015 Be Your Own Boss Bowl®
The creators of an online financial marketplace aiming to improve the consumer’s buying power in financial transactions won the grand prize at the 17th annual Be Your Own Boss Bowl®, a Temple University-wide business plan competition. RatesForUs.com, co-founded by CEO and Fox School of Business alumnus Ben Stucker, MBA ’13, and CTO Alec Baker, took […]
Register for the BYOBB Finalists Presentations and Awards Ceremony
Be sure to register for the 17th annual Be Your Own Boss Bowl Finalists Presentations and Awards Ceremony on April 16 from 1- 5 p.m. in the lower level of Temple University’s Fox School of Business School’s auditorium. The competition’s 12 finalists will present their business plans to both students and judges, with the goal of winning […]
Reminder: BYOBB Business Plans Due 3/17
All business plans for the Be Your Own Boss Bowl (BYOBB) competition are due this Tuesday, March 17 at 11:59 p.m. Competitors will submit their plans to https://app.wizehive.com/appform/login/byobb2015 and BYOBB finalists will be announced by April 1. As a reminder, you must include three items in your application: The business plan ) A pitch deck […]
Last chance to get a mentor for BYOBB 2015
Don’t miss this opportunity! The deadline to submit your Temple Opportunity Description and get a BYOBB mentor is February 13, 2015. Click here to sign up today.
Guiding Technologies takes grand prize in Temple’s 2014 Be Your Own Boss Bowl ®competition
Guiding Technologies (GT), a startup company focused on improving outcomes and quality of life for autistic children, won the coveted $125,000 grand prize at the 16th annual Be Your Own Boss Bowl®, Temple’s university-wide business plan competition – one of the most lucrative and comprehensive in the nation. Over $225,000 in cash and prizes was […]
BYOBB® – Final On Demand Mentoring Night
The Be Your Own Boss Bowl® deadline is fast approaching! Receive feedback from senior executive mentors on financials, strategy, marketing, and other challenging sections of your business plan. March 17th 5:00-7:00PM Alter 503D For more information on the Be Your Own Boss Bowl® click here