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Register Now – Summer Entrepreneurship Classes

Summer 2015 Entrepreneurship Classes are available for registration.  See our summer line up of all-star instructors.  Choose your pace.  Take just one course or take more!  Five-week classes begin June 8 and end July 12.  Finish your class(es), then go on vacation! Classes and Certificates: Business Plan – Marketable Skills Achievement Award (Three Courses):  Review the offerings […]

Winners Announced & Prize Money Awarded for the 2015 HCC Newspring Business Plan Competition

On Tuesday, April 28, 2015, Houston Community College and Newspring celebrated winners of the eighth annual HCC Newspring Business Plan Competition, awarding $26,000 in prize money and over $20,000 in in-kind prizes to some of Houston’s rising entrepreneurs. 2015 Winners! Texas Swim Academy won first place and was awarded $12,000 along with a media package […]

100% Completion Rate Achieved for Training and Submissions for All 25 Teams in the 2015 HCC Newspring BPC

“Who’s going to finish the competition?” boomed Jack Barry at the first BPC training session on February 2, 2015.  He was talking to the 25 teams chosen from 51 applications to compete in and benefit from the three-months of training, mentoring and thought refinement that would ensue in the 2015 HCC Newspring Business Plan Competition.  All […]

Campuses Buzzing With Entrepreneurship March 2015 – Getting Local Contracts, Exporting, Leadership, STEM & Planning for the Future

Second Annual How to do Business With Local Governments Panel and Mini Trade Fair Attracted 70 On March 6, the Second Annual How to Do Business With Local Governments event featured presentations and Q&A with a panel of key representatives of the City of Houston, the Port of Houston Authority, HCC Procurement, the Metropolitan Transit Authority of […]

Khurum & Shazia Choudry – 2011 BPC Finalists – Multi-Million Dollar Business Now!

Khurum & Shazia Choudry, 3rd Place Winners, 2011 BPC “Our story is one of learning, taking action, taking risks, succeeding and failing and then succeeding again far beyond our original plan!” Khurum Choudry Third place winners, Khurum Choudry and Shazia Choudry, won $4,000 in 2011 for their proposed business Human Nation, a philanthropic clothing store […]

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