Egg rolls and business plans recently placed two Hamden High School students first in recently-held international competitions held in Atlanta, Georgia in June.
Carly Semack and Nicole Ewert presented business plans for “Rock and Egg Roll,” a food truck that sells a variety of egg rolls in the New Haven area. The seniors, who have since graduated, walked the judges through the concept, how it would be funded and how much money the idea would make.
There would be “everyday egg rolls,” the girls said, along with different varieties for different occasions. The truck would travel around the area and take part in food truck festivals, they said, but would be stationed daily in downtown New Haven, where its target audience would be locals, shoppers, business people and students. … Continue Reading