Access Florida Finance Corporation (AFFC), held the finals of its 4th Annual Business Plan Writing contest on September 13, 2012, in connection with our Economic Development Conference at the Center For Civic Engagement on the campus of Bethune-Cookman University in Daytona Beach. Business plan entries were received from throughout the state of Florida. Ultimately, three plans were selected as finalists and competed for prize money. The final results were:
1ST Place – Nuekie – Eunice Cofie, Tallahassee, FL
2ND Place – Unitique, LLC – Yvonne Roberts, Naples, FL
3RD Place – MarLynn Consulting Group, LLC – Margo Thomas, Tallahassee, FL
Our thanks go out to Representative Dwayne Taylor, Mr. Chuck DeBow of the National Black Chamber of Commerce, Dr. Gina Beckles, Dr. Evelyn Bethune, Dr. David Caslan, Dr. Carlton Robinson, Ketly Blaise Williams, Bethune-Cookman University and its students, Browning Marketing Services, the CPA firm of Harvey, Covington and Thomas and Naturally “U” Braid Studio for their generous contributions to the Contest and its success.
See our Event photos on Flickr.