FAU Tech Runway
Launch Competition


Executive Summary Samples and Articles

This one page document summarizes your business while giving an overview of competitive products, funding needs, management structure and other key information.

FAU Tech Runway Template

Writing a Compelling Executive Summary

Business Plan Templates and Articles

All applicants must upload a business plan during the application process. Companies may use any business plan of their choosing.

FAU College of Business Template

Nuts and Bolts of New Ventures Business Plan Template

Harvard-MIT Business Plan Tutorial

SCORE Business Plan Template

ARTICLE: How Angel Investors Read Business Plans

ARTICLE: What Do Angel Investors Really Want?

ARTICLE: How to Write a Business Plan for VC’s and Business Angels

Pitch Deck Examples

All applicants must upload a pitch deck during the application process. Finalists will give a live pitch to a panel of judges.





Sequoia Capital

Business Plan Presentation Format

Capitalization Tables Resources and Articles

MIT: What is a Cap Table?

A Basic Overview Of The Cap Table For First Time Founders

Elite Game Developers: Cap Table Modeling

Capitalization Tables for Startup Founders — Part 1: Pre-Investment

Eqvista: What is a Pre-investment Cap Table?

FAU College of Business

At the FAU College of Business, you don't just study your chosen discipline in class: you live it. Writing business plans. Developing national polls. Solving financial challenges. Analyzing analytics to drive decision making. Working with your professors on rewarding research. Explore our AACSB-accredited business degrees. Apply for scholarships and financial aid. See how we prepare our graduates to lead people, progress and profitable new opportunities.

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Florida SBDC at FAU

The Florida SBDC at FAU provides small business assistance to existing and emerging small business owners in Broward and Palm Beach counties. Its certified business consultants will work with you one-on-one to help you with: international market planning, export market planning, government contracting and more.

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