Audacious is about nurturing the entrepreneurial spirit in Dunedin students. it's not about 'audacious ideas', it is about being audacious by taking up the challenge of starting a business.
The competition of this second term launched July 18th and consolidated over 3 intensive weeks of Workshops and Business Coaching sessions in August, reached an early High on the 12th of September with the Dragon’s Den. It’s culmination finally happened at the Audacious Challenge Awards Evening held at the HUB, Otago Polytechnic and reuniting students, Business People and Academic representatives for this celebration of student success.
In this beautiful room, we ran the 2017 version of the Dragon's Den with the help of six Judges: Steve Silvey, David Frame, Bill Munro, Jono Aldridge, Andrew Whiley and Joel Tyndall.
A high caliber of women were the guest speakers for Workshop 3. Julie Curphey handled Branding, Bex Twemlow, Sales & Pitching and Sophie Barker, Competitor Analysis.