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Whitney Hansen "Money Nerd" shirt
Whitney Hansen
Founder WhitneyHansen.com and The Money Nerds Podcast

Whitney has an online platform that provides education, articles, courses, webinars, and videos on personal finance topics such as paying off debt, living on a budget, and increasing income.

Whitney Hansen "Money Nerd" shirt
Whitney HansenFounder WhitneyHansen.com and The Money Nerds Podcast

Whitney has an online platform that provides education, articles, courses, webinars, and videos on personal finance topics such as paying off debt, living on a budget, and increasing income.

Patrick Johnston and Dave Schenker work with Greenspeed
Patrick Johnston + Dave Schenker
Co-founders of Greenspeed Research

Greenspeed Research is a non-profit that raises awareness of renewable energy sources and advancement of technology.

Patrick Johnston and Dave Schenker work with Greenspeed
Patrick Johnston + Dave SchenkerCo-founders of Greenspeed Research

Greenspeed Research is a non-profit that raises awareness of renewable energy sources and advancement of technology.

Evan Resimius
Evan Resimius
Founder

Evan’s idea was to design and build services for sustainable, organic waste-treatment systems.

Evan Resimius
Evan ResimiusFounder

Evan’s idea was to design and build services for sustainable, organic waste-treatment systems.

Hannalore Hein Portrait
Hannalore Hein
Founder

Hannalore’s idea was to start a marketing and consulting firm to encourage historical tourism and other ventures.

Hannalore Hein Portrait
Hannalore HeinFounder

Hannalore’s idea was to start a marketing and consulting firm to encourage historical tourism and other ventures.

James Petzke
James Petzke
Founder Upland Optics

Upland Optics is a website that sells spotting scopes and binoculars.

James Petzke
James PetzkeFounder Upland Optics

Upland Optics is a website that sells spotting scopes and binoculars.

Kayla Griffin Portrait
Kayla Griffin
Founder Upland Optics

Kayla’s idea was to start a public relations consulting firm that helps non-accredited zoos and animal shelters.

Kayla Griffin Portrait
Kayla GriffinFounder Upland Optics

Kayla’s idea was to start a public relations consulting firm that helps non-accredited zoos and animal shelters.

Kelli Soll
Kelli Soll
Founder of Global Service Partnerships

Global Service Partnerships provides service learning experiences in Belize.

Kelli Soll
Kelli SollFounder of Global Service Partnerships

Global Service Partnerships provides service learning experiences in Belize.

Margi Stroh
Margi Stroh
Founder

Margi started a program based on physical activity that helps people recover from alcohol and substance abuse and live a sober life.

Margi Stroh
Margi StrohFounder

Margi started a program based on physical activity that helps people recover from alcohol and substance abuse and live a sober life.

Matthew Blackburn Portrait
Matthew Blackburn
Founder

Matthew’s idea was to make game apps that are fun, entertaining, and engaging.

Matthew Blackburn Portrait
Matthew BlackburnFounder

Matthew’s idea was to make game apps that are fun, entertaining, and engaging.

Nic Baughman Portrait
Nic Baughman
Founder

Nic’s idea was to create a customized headwear that lets consumers switch logos- not the hat- as often as they want.

Nic Baughman Portrait
Nic BaughmanFounder

Nic’s idea was to create a customized headwear that lets consumers switch logos- not the hat- as often as they want.

Phetsy Williams Portrait
Phetsy Williams
Founder Where 2 Transportation

Where 2 Transportation is a safe, reliable, low-priced transportation service for people who have limited resources.

Phetsy Williams Portrait
Phetsy WilliamsFounder Where 2 Transportation

Where 2 Transportation is a safe, reliable, low-priced transportation service for people who have limited resources.