2012-13 New Business Venture Competition Results

Business Plan (First Place $4,000), 60-second elevator pitch ($500), and Trade Fair ($500) - The Protein Palace - Tony Plemmons

Business Plan (Second Place $2,500) - Warm Fuzzies for NECO - Lauren Lund

Business Plan (Third Place $1,500) - Fossil Woodworks Co.- Sage Henning 

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2011-12 New Business Venture Competition Results

Business Plan (First Prize, $4,000), 60-second elevator pitch ($500), and Trade Fair ($500) - Indoor Organics - Laura Sironen

Indoor Organics

Business plan (Second Place, $2,500) - Marquette Roofing Tiles, LLC - Steve Farr, Martin Banerud, Jordan Wilson, and Aron Jurmu

Marquette Rooding Tiles

Business Plan (Third place, $1,500) - CC's Soup - Bill Dufour

CC's soup
 


2010-2011 New Business Venture Competition Results

Business Plan (First Place, $4,000), Sixty Second Elevator Pitch ($500), and Trade Fair ($500) - Prometheus Tree - Rob Johnson and Josh Morrison.  Click photo to view their business plan oral presentation in video format.

Business Plan (Second Place, $2,500) - Intertwined - Sondra Troup and Skye Davis.  Click photo to view their business plan oral presentation in video format.

Business Plan (Third Place, $1,500) - Protectski - Martin Stuge and Ingrid Fjeldheim.  Click photo to view their business plan oral presentation in video format.


2009-10 New Business Venture Competition Results

Business Plan (First Prize, $4,000), and Sixty Second Elevator Pitch ($500) – Great Lakes Cremation Services – Chad Walker and Steve Farr. Click photo to view their business plan oral presentation in video format.

 

Business Plan (Second Prize, $2,500) – Pulsar Backup – Joshua Petrovich. Click photo to view his business plan oral presentation in video format.

Business Plan (Third Prize, $1,500), and Trade Fair Display Presentation ($500) - Squeezed – Jessica Beaver and Kris Kohtala, Click photo to view their business plan oral presentation in video format.


2008-09 New Business Venture Competition Results

Business Plan (First Prize, $4,000), Trade Fair Display Presentation ($500) and Sixty Second Elevator Pitch ($500) - M@M - Alysa Diebolt. Click photo to view her business plan oral presentation in video format.

Business Plan (Second Prize, $2,500) - Hand Struck - Christina Brazinski. Click photo to view her business plan oral presentation in video format.

Business Plan (Third Prize, $1,500) - Cool Cakes - Brittney Alden. Click photo to view her business plan oral presentation in video format.


2007-08 New Business Venture Competition Results

Business Plan (First Prize, $4,000) and Trade Fair Display Presentation ($500) - Presque Longboards - Bryan Johnson, Darren Young, Brian Emigh (team leader) and Ricky Golden

Business Plan (Second Prize, $2,500) - Extreme Boat Works - Chad Lewis

Business Plan (Third Prize, $1,500) - Project One Design Group - Thomas
Gallaher (team leader), Richard Diebold, and Crystal Zrelak

Sixty Second Elevator Pitch ($500)- Northern Eco System  -- Rebecca Miller