$85K Challenge 2017 winners - entré - University of Canterbury Entrepreneurship Challenge - University of Canterbury - New Zealand

Winners announced for $85K Challenge 2017

Grand Winner – $5k Smudge Apps, $5k PWC, $10k Cash
Talk Town – Zoe Haws

Runner Up – $5k Narrative Campaigns, $2.5k PWC, $8k Cash
The Monthly Co. – Isabelle Smith and Josie Milton

Second Runner Up – $2.5k PWC, $5k Plato, $5k Cash
Eden Orchards – Jacob Bignell

Two Best Business Plans - $600 Xero, $2.5k Cash
The Monthly Co – Isabelle Smith and Josie Milton
Streetseen – Rafaela Bolanos and Tobin Bain-Hogg

Best Pitch - $2.5k Cash
Primal Future – Todd Selak

Social Enterprise Award – $2.5k Cavell Leitch
Streetseen – Rafaela Bolanos and Tobin Bain-Hogg

2 x Sustainability Awards
 – $5k Powerhouse, $2.5k Cash
Biome – Logan Williams, Fiona Ambler
- $1k Spark, $5k Cash
Primal Future – Todd Selak

Technology Award - $5k Smudge Apps, $5k Co-Lab
Next gig – Matthew Williamson and James Watson

Service Award - $2.5k Cavell Leitch
Transistion Navigators – Robyn Johnston

Business Development Award - $500
Jekka – Jess Langtry

Business Development Award - $500
Talk Me Through – Averill Moser

Business Development Award - $500
AMP Solutions – Charan Ashokraj

People’s Choice Award- $500 cash
Charan Ashokraj

Entrepreneurial Award - $150 cash
Averill Moser

Entrepreneurial Award - $150 cash
Robyn Johnston


For further information, contact:

Phil Barclay - University of Canterbury Communications and Engagement Manager

Ph: 027 889 5636

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