Herman J. Russell, Sr. cemented his legacy as a masterful entrepreneur through hard work, perseverance and innovative thinking. The Herman J. Russell, Sr. Center for Entrepreneurship was endowed by Russell to empower a new generation of passionate leaders. In conjunction with the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Institute, we offer competitions, a speaker series and other programming to help educate students, alumni and other members of the Atlanta entrepreneurial community.
Business Model Competition
Each fall and spring semester the center holds a business model competition.
Student participants enjoy many benefits including:
- The chance to network with other entrepreneurs, service providers, and investors
- The opportunity to present their business model before a distinguished audience
- Receiving feedback on their business model, pitching and presentation skills
- Cash prizes for first, second and third place winners
Learn about entrepreneurship organizations open to current Robinson students and alumni, as well as organizations involving entrepreneurs across the city.