Schulze School of Entrepreneurship

Schulze School of Entrepreneurship

2013 Semifinalists

There were a record 107 submissions to the 2013 Fowler Business Concept Challenge, and the quality of submissions was outstanding. After a very difficult winnowing process, the judges narrowed the field to 32 semifinalist teams 16 undergraduate and 16 graduate. Four of these teams were also selected to compete in the social venture finals.

Undergraduate Division

Blue Water Pumps*
Mason Perry, Ethan Imdieke, Blake Reid

Mathew Baloun, Ben Kula

Jack Tousignant, Sam Ziegler, Brittany Pell

Coffee Rocks!
Dennis Gisch, Jacob Rocheford

Exchange 48
Connor Koerbitz

Blake Martin,  Reed Scherbel

Fetch by Getitlocal*
Benjamin Carlson

MN Ice Sculptures
Stuart Lombardo, Robert Harrell

Kyle Andrews, Bobby Mason

Paige Norris, Courtney Wosick

Prestige Capital
Timothy O'Connor

Puck Passer Pro
Ryan Cutshall, Tim Ross

ReWrite Boutique*
Lindsey Landgraf, Jen Strong

Simpliform Systems
Kara Gamelin, Katie Hasslinger

Twin Cities Social Club
Taylor Matysik, Mark David

Erik Buckentine, Megan Brenton, Kyle Wardin

Graduate Division 

ATS Pro Software
Jared Taggart

Barnabas Wall
Jon Ochs

Brews and Bites
Michael Edgar

Camp F.I.R.E.
Leigh Bartholomew, Jeanette Olsen, Rachael Girard, Nancy Olson-Engbreth, Emily Snyder

Chop Chop
Julie Warner

Nicolas Styles

Hero Search
Jennifer Victor-Larson

David Berglund

Lou Lou Ingredients
Jane Kramer, Nana Yaa A. Dodi, Marine F. Melin

NeoSat Newborn Oximeter
Scott Blomberg

Jamuna Nemani 

Ajay George

Receiver Dock
Seth Spronk

Safe Stride
Cameron Roemhildt, Lori Egbers, Hannes Egbers

Survivorship Training and Counseling Center
Donara Rudman 

Twin Cities Food Love
Jake Turner

*Indicates competition in the social ventures finals