Ventures is the most prestigious competition of business plans in Colombia, which is organised by McKinsey and the newspapers Dinero and Portafolio. TM International participates both as judge and coach.
In 2014, 600 entrepreneurs with 400 ideas were trained in 5 cities in Colombia in the methodology of Ventures. During this training the future entrepreneurs get more insights in key business principles and tools in order to come up with a good business plan. The competition exists of 5 phases with 3 important selection points: at each selection point, the best plans per category are selected and go to the next phase where they get more training and coaching which they have to apply in their business plan. At the end of the competition, the entrepreneur should be ready to start.
TM International judges and coaches in the categories: high-tech, innovation and ICT