BPC Winners

2014 Entrepreneurship Business Plan Competition

Social Enterprise:

  • 1st place ($15,100)* ~ Kin Threads (Scott Inderbitzen ’14 & Chloe Smiley ’15)
  •  2nd place ($1,000) ~ Sunday School Hub (Tyler Vielguth ‘14)
  • 3rd place ($750) ~ Hard Rock Brushes (Sam Blood ’16, Laura Mamo ’14, & Thomas Umhau ’16)

*Includes in-kind legal, consulting, accounting and web-based services valued at $13,100.

Commercial Enterprise:

  • 1st place ($15,100)* ~ HealthQuest (Chloe Smiley ’15 & Rebecca Torre ’15)
  • 2nd place ($1,000) ~ ARCH Accessories (Chadwyck Cobb ’14, Luke Swadener ’14 & Noah Walker ’14)
  • 3rd place ($750) ~ Light It Up Dance Studio (Zoe Simek ’14, Elisabeth Trease ’14, Whitney Blankenship ’14 & Tyler Vielguth ’14)

*Includes in-kind legal, consulting, accounting and web-based services valued at $13,100.

2013 Entrepreneurship Business Plan Competition

 Social Enterprise:

  • 1st place ($15,100)*~ Home and Healthy (Nate Cowling, Joanna Abraham & Adam Hadley)
  • 2nd place ($1,000)~ Matatu Enterprises (Joshua Sauer, Alexander Moore & Tristan Ruml)
  • 3rd place ($750)~ Re+Artists (Benjamin Strevy & John Green)

Commercial Enterprise:

  • 1st place ($15,100*)~ SetTrek (Noah Walker, Erika Bastian, Chadwyck Cobb & Chesterton Cobb)
  • 2nd place ($1,000)~ Sand Chariot (Victor Nardini, Mike Trombly & Brian Wilkes)

  • 3rd place ($750)~ TravelPlay (Joshua Fischer)
 *Includes in-kind legal, consulting, accounting and web-based services valued at $13,100.

2012 Entrepreneurship Business Plan Competition

Social Enterprise:

  • 1st place ($8,350*) ~ One Sonogram (Gret Glyer)
  • 2nd place ($1,000) ~ Rinjani Footwear (Molly Harrington, Mack Lloyd, Alex Moore & Luke Stoltzfus)
  • 3rd place ($500) ~ ECDP (Penn Grove Conference Center) (David Schools)

Commercial Enterprise:

  • 1st place ($8,350*) ~ Amilie Clean Cosmetics (Rachel Brockhage & Sharon Seiter)
  • 2nd place ($1,000) ~ Sprout Haven (Alexander Cochran, Rebecca Torre & Chloe Smiley)
  • 3rd place ($500) ~ Teapifany (Joanna Abraham, Brendan Marasco, Sharon Seiter, Elise Stanchak & Leah VanEerden)

*Includes in-kind legal, consulting, accounting and web-based services valued at $6,850.

2011 Entrepreneurship Business Plan Competition

Social Enterprise:

  • 1st place ($3,000)* ~Thenga Energy (Kyle Baer, Rachel Paul & Chris Marasco)
  • 2nd place ($2,000) ~ Funds of Faith (Joseph Dorris)3rd place ($1,000) ~ CARE (Marc Mentzer)

Commercial Enterprise:

  • 1st place ($3,000)* ~ ModPod Homes (Michael King, Jayna Grassel & Ryan Misenheimer)
  • 2nd place ($2,000) ~ (Sharon Seiter)
  • 3rd place ($1,000) ~ (Tora Kata (Jonathan Cutler & Phillip Kinney)

*1st Place winners also received in-kind legal, consulting, accounting and web-based services valued at $6,750.

2010’s 8th Annual Business Plan Competition

Nonprofit Category:

  • 1st place ($4,500) ~ Women Absolutely Prepared (Philip Tan & Alexander Cochran)
  • 2nd place ($3,000) ~ International Education Connection (Mark Pearson)
  • 3rd place ~ (will split $2,000 total prize) tie:Camp GROW (Jayna Grassel, Laura Blank, CJ Beatty and Julie Shenk)Island Leather Works (Kevin Hoffman and Brittany Hayward)

For-profit Category:

  • 1st  and 2nd place (split $7,500 total prize) tie ~  LimeCuda (Blake Imeson and David Kuhta) and epicycle Tours (Joel Shindeldecker and Matthew McNicoll)
  • 3rd place ($2,000) ~ Flat Waves (Matthew Kennedy and William Burgess)

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