The Venture RAMS: Business Showcase is a start-up pitch competition that gives participants an understanding of what it takes to successfully present their business ideas and a shot at $3,000!

COVID-19 Cancelation

The Venture RAMS: Business Showcase has been cancelled due to concerns surrounding COVID-19. For more information on CSU's response visit:

If you're still interested in getting involved in the Institute for Entrepreneurship's free entrepreneurial programming that has transitioned online, consider registering for Venture Validator and Venture Jump Start.

Business Showcase pitch night

What is the showcase?

Throughout the creation of a new start-up, aspiring entrepreneurs will undoubtedly pitch their idea to countless stakeholders with the future of their companies on the line. The Institute for Entrepreneurship’s Venture RAMS: Business Showcase gives participants the experience of presenting start-up ideas in a high-stakes, but supportive, environment so aspiring entrepreneurs can build confidence, refine their pitch deck, and sharpen their pitching skills

The Showcase, which is sponsored by the Associated Students of CSU and hosted by the College of Business Institute for Entrepreneurship, also offers an encouraging and constructive community for participants to prepare their ventures for success beyond Colorado State University.  

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Institute for Entrepreneurship
212 Rockwell Hall - North