ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER

App Delivers Discounts, Rewards to CSUF Students for Wholesome Fun

 

When a student at Chico State sought help with pursuing his dream to launch an app geared for discount-hungry college students, he chose CSUF’s Center for Entrepreneurship.

The center’s CSUF Startup Incubator offered the coaching John Barton needed, as well as access to the university, noted John B. Jackson, center director.  Barton has launched the Point ‘N Save app, which rewards students for getting more involved on campus and for patronizing local businesses. “It made good business sense for us to support him,” Jackson said. “He has been embraced by our students.”

The app is available in the iPhone App Store and gives discounts at about a dozen local businesses to anyone with an .edu email. Continue reading in the Orange County Register.

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