Volunteers Wanted! Business Plan Competition

Seeking Volunteer(s) Wharton Business Plan Competition (WBPC)

Reports to:
Co-Head of the Wharton Business Plan Competition

Committee Description:
We are in need of volunteers to help with marketing the BPC to entrepreneurs in the Wharton alumni community at large.

Responsibilities:
Volunteers will be asked to draw upon their network of contacts and liaise with entrepreneurial groups and other ad hoc groups to promote the BPC and raise the level of awareness. The goal is to increase interest in BPC and raise the level of business plan submissions we can expect. The volunteer will be expected to report on promotional ideas and results to the Co-Heads of the BPC.

Time Commitment:
Approximately 2-3 hours per week from now until Oct 15th.

Qualifications:
WCNY member with a strong business network in the entrepreneurial community, especially among Wharton alumni at large.

Type of person would be most suited for the position:
  • Volunteer must be able to work with little supervision.

  • Volunteer should be creative and resourceful in spreading the word without relying on monetary resources or budget for promotion.

  • Volunteer must be proactive and enthusiastic!


Interested volunteers should send their contact information indicating which volunteer position is of interest to Stephanie Shaw at sshaw@whartonny.com.