Keenan Center for Entrepreneurship
Best of Student Startups (BOSS)

Join the Keenan Center for Entrepreneurship at The Ohio State University for the Autumn 2019 Best of Student Startups (BOSS) Finale. Over the course of the Autumn 2019 semester, over 50 student startup teams went through a series of entrepreneurship workshops and developed a pitch presentations for their business ideas.

On Wednesday, November 20th 2019 come and watch the final 5 student startup teams pitch their business ideas for funding.


Autumn 2019 BOSS Timeline 

BOSS Application Due: September 9th
BOSS Overview Meetings: September 9th – 12th

Workshop #1: Problem Identification, Solution Brainstorming, Customer Validation
Wednesday, September 18th 5
:30pm-6:30pm, Mason Hall Rotunda

Workshop #2: Storytelling, The Pitch, Public Speaking
Tuesday, October 1st 12:00pm-1:30pm, Mason Hall Rotunda

Workshop #3: Marketing Strategy, Finance, Operation Strategy
Wednesday, October 16th 5:00pm-6:30pm, Mason Hall Rotunda

BOSS Pitch Competition
Monday, November 4th 9:00am-1:00pm, Mason Hall 229

Tuesday, November 5th 9:00am-5:00pm, Mason Hall 229

Wednesday, November 6th 9:00am-1:00pm, Mason Hall 229

Thursday, November 7th 9:00am-5:00pm, Mason Hall 229

BOSS Finale

Wednesday, November 20th 6:00pm-8:00pm



For more information, FAQs and to apply for BOSS, visit:

Click here for FAQs.

Learn more about past competitions.