Inaugural Createur Conference at Olivet names winners

Current students, visiting students and Olivet alumni pitched their business ideas during the first-ever Createur Conference and Pitch Competition.

April 19, 2023 Alumni & Friends

Olivet Nazarene University hosted its inaugural Createur Conference and Pitch Competition last week and it was a huge success. There were over 500 conference attendees throughout the two-day event, including faculty, staff, students, alumni and community members.

“When you start something new, you don’t know what to expect. It’s been going great,” said Chris Perez, Entrepreneurship professor in the McGraw School of Business.

Sierra Harris, ONU, was awarded $4,000 for KMH Series; Lextin Willis, Taylor University, was awarded $3,000 for CordPuck; Faith Markley, ONU, was awarded $2,000 for Daisy Hill Fragrances; Wade Frances, Taylor University, was awarded $1,000 for Godspeed Supplements; RW Rienow, ONU alumnus, was awarded $500 for Tribal.

Click here to read the feature article from the Daily Journal


To learn more about The McGraw School of Business at Olivet Nazarene University, contact the Office of Admissions at or 800-648-1463.

Published 4/19/23

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