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SPark business idea competition

If you’re an entrepreneur, creating a business plan is an essential stop on the startup road map, and the Spark Business Idea Competition paves the way to success. Here at The Mill, we’re on a mission to launch and accelerate high-potential companies. Join the next wave of innovation in south-central Indiana! Sign up for updates on our next competition and related programming.

The December 2020 Spark Business Idea Competition is a wrap! The winner, who took home $2,500, was ShuffleMe. Other top scorers included: WayZada, Reezy, and OurSafeQ.

2020 Judges

Entries were reviewed by a respected panel of Indiana entrepreneurs and investors.

Landon Young, Elevate Ventures

Cindy Frey, Greater Columbus Area Chamber of Commerce

Sara Cochran, IU Kelley School of Business

Samantha Ginther, IU Ventures

Jason Whitney, IU Ventures

Teri Willey, IU Ventures

Joyce Poling, Ivy Tech Community College

Cy Megnin, Velocities

thank you to our 2020 spotlight sponsor!