BATON ROUGE – Applications for the fourth annual LSU 100: Fastest Growing Tiger Businesses, hosted by the LSU Stephenson Entrepreneurship Institute, are now open. Nominations and applications can be found at www.lsu100.com.
The LSU 100 is a highly competitive program that identifies, recognizes and celebrates the 100 fastest growing Tiger-owned or Tiger-led businesses in the world. In addition to celebrating the success of the honorees, the LSU 100 provides a forum to pass lessons on to the next generation of LSU entrepreneurs.
Companies honored must meet the following criteria:
- Must have been in business for five years or more
- Must have verifiable revenues of $100,000 for 2010
- Must have a former LSU student as owner of at least 50 percent of the company or as chief executive officer, president or managing partner
- Must operate in a manner consistent with the mission of LSU and SEI
“We are thrilled to be starting the process of welcoming the fourth class of LSU 100 honorees back to their Alma Mater next fall,” said Robin Kistler, director of the LSU 100. “Each year the number of applications for the LSU 100 significantly increases, and we anticipate this year being the most competitive yet.”
The 2014 LSU 100 will be held Oct. 24, at the Crowne Plaza Hotel. For more information and partnership opportunities, visitwww.lsu100.com, or call 225-578-0313.