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Ballard Morton New Venture

The Ballard Morton New Venture Competition is an annual business plan competition featuring teams of UofL College of Business MBA students competing for start-up capital for their innovative business concepts. In addition, winners have the opportunity to move on to regional and national competitions such as the Brown-Forman Cardinal Challenge, Oregon New Venture Championship, and Rice Business Plan Competition.


2019 Ballard Morton Winners

oneHolt takes 1st Place Overall & Best Fast Pitch Presentation.  oneHolt team is made up of Kerry Baumann and Austin Talis.
oneHolt takes 1st Place Overall & Best Fast Pitch Presentation.
oneHolt team is made up of Kerry Baumann and Austin Talis (not pictured).
Chiraag Bhimani, Phillip Cupp, and Ashley Krems–
RIZIN Technologies wins 2nd Place.
Chiraag Bhimani, Phillip Cupp, and Ashley Krems–
RIZIN Technologies won 2nd Place.
Connor Welch, Conner Kopp, and Brock Burton started the company, Root.
Root won 3rd Place, as well as Best Business Plan Presentation and Best Trade Show Presentation.
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