The second annual Baton Rouge Entrepreneurship Week (BREW) officially kicks off today with the LSU 100. LSU’s Stephenson Entrepreneurship Institute created the LSU 100 two years ago, which recognizes the 100 fastest-growing LSU-owned or LSU-led businesses in the world. Conversation and networking with LSU 100 honorees featuring Will Boudreaux, CEO, Netchex; Brandon Landry, Co-Owner, Last in Concepts; Brian Rodriguez, President, Gatorworks; and Shawn Usher, President and CEO, Sparkhound
BREW’s festivities and events continue tomorrow and occur throughout the week culminating on Thursday with Sense’s Pitch Night, where startups can win $125,000 in funding. Last year’s top prize went to startup Audience Amp.