Rice Alliance Teams With Software Provider

Houston-based organization The Rice Alliance for Technology & Entrepreneurship, the Rice University initiative which promotes technology entrepreneurship, said today that it has tied in with a software firm as part of its upcoming business plan competition. Rice said that Palo Alto Software, a provider of software for developing business plans, will provide a free copy of the firm's software to people who submit an intent to compete in the April competition. Rice Alliance's competition is an MBA/graduate level business plan competition with more than $350,000 in prizes.