Montana Teenpreneur Challenge 2016-2017

                                              

      Shining a spotlight on high school entrepreneurs across Big Sky Country

 

CONGRATULATIONS TO LAST YEAR'S WINNERS!

And many thanks to the Judges and Sponsors who supported them. 

 Click on the business name to see the winning videos. 

1ST PLACE - EXISTING BUSINESSMatthew Carley

Student: Matthew Carley

Teacher: Kerri Cobb

School: Bozeman High School

Business: Elevate Vault

Concept: Activewear branding and sponsoring for action-sport athletes

 

  

Kailee Oliverson1ST PLACE - NEW BUSINESS IDEA

Student: Kailee Oliverson

Teacher: Jody Sandru

School: Twin Bridges High School

Business: Why Wait?

Concept: Pager and smartphone app to improve the restaurant experience

 

  

Braves Ink

2ND PLACE - EXISTING BUSINESS

Students: Elena Not Afraid, Tonielle Shoulderblade, Amberly Whiteman, Shamon Flat Mouth, Bryson Redgrade, Vann Falls Down, Jolonna Black Eagle, Jediah Plain Bull, Ociola Bement, Rose Red Star, Gnaya Small, Tameron Medicine Bull

Teacher: Robyn Lei

School: St. Labre Indian Catholic School

Business: Braves Ink

Concept: Design and production of custom T-shirts 

 

Travis Crawford2ND PLACE - NEW BUSINESS IDEA; PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARD - URBAN

Students: Trent Cavanagh, Colton Rasmussen

Teacher: Travis Crawford

School: C.M. Russell High School

Business: Re-lax Lacrosse

Concept: Using recycled plastic to manufacture lacrosse stick heads

 

  

Joseph CottrellPEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARD - RURAL

Student: Joseph Cottrell

Teacher: Jennifer Rohrer

School: Simms High School (Sun River Valley Schools)

Business: Mudd Wagon

Concept: Mobile coffee cart for job training and employment opportunities

 

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