Congratulations to the winners of the 2017 ThriveNorth Business Challenge!
Best Growth Opportunity: A business currently in operations looking to expand through increased staff, new locations or new products and services
- Winner: Marcie LeBlanc, LeBLANC Boutique - $10,000
Best New Business (18-28): A business at any stage prior to launch, by an entrepreneur between the ages of 18 and 28
- Winner: Kevin Febril, Wandering Bear - $10,000
Best New Business (29-39): A business at any stage prior to launch, by an entrepreneur between the ages of 29-39
- Winner: Bryan Last & Aleksa Havelaar, White Goat Coffee - $10,000
Audience Award: A business at any stage prior to launch, by an entrepreneur between the ages of 29-39
- Winner: Andréa Harmel & Kory Yamashita, Butter Hair Salon - $5,000
Thank you to all the outstanding young and emerging entrepreneurs who participated in the 2017 ThriveNorth Business Challenge and to everyone in the community that showed their support for these business owners.
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