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Student Elevator Pitch Olympics Gives Quick Glimpse of Unique Business Ideas
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Following presentations to a panel of investors and business development experts, Quinnipiac University seniors Griffin McGrath and Chris Lupfer were selected as winners at the finals of the fall Connecticut Collegiate Business Plan Competition. Lupfer is majoring in interactive digital design in the College of Arts and Sciences. Eleven student teams representing six different universities participated in the finals, which were held at the Omni New Haven Hotel Dec. The finalists in the competition were selected by experienced start-up investors from among 40 plans submitted by students from Connecticut universities and colleges. The winning business plan was selected by the judges based on the criteria professional investors would use, including the probability of success and the skill of the management team. McGrath and Lupfer's entry, "ActiveOwl," an online social network destination for active adults and wired seniors, was selected as the winner in the Venture Enterprise category. In addition to the funding grant, a trophy acknowledging the team's accomplishment was presented to Quinnipiac.
Ned Lamont, lawmakers said Friday. Democrats have been pushing for years for the public option as part of health care reform, but Republicans and some business executives have been strongly against it. Democrats raised the issue again this year, but it will not be part of a broader health care reform that lawmakers are trying to pass before the regular legislative session ends on June 9.
Dillon, executive director of the quasi-public Connecticut Airport Authority, said. Dillon said he is wary of slicing up the Connecticut market and dividing populations of passengers without the airports working with each other because the number of flights could be reduced. Last week, the Tweed New Haven Airport Authority held a splashy announcement that the airport had reached a deal with Avports, which now operates Tweed.