ChristchurchNZ is proud to be a sponsor of entré, the not-for-profit University of Canterbury company, run by students for all tertiary students in the Canterbury region.
Last night the winners of the $85k Challenge were announced at the Annual Awards Ceremony. The awards recognise winners of the five-month long $85K Challenge – an incubator-style competition that helps budding startups to become operating businesses.
This year’s winners are:
Grand Winner: Talk Town – Zoe Haws
Runner Up: The Monthly Co. – Isabelle Smith and Josie Milton
Equal Second Runner Up: Eden Orchards – Jacob Bignell
Equal Second Runner Up: Primal Future – Todd Selak
Two Best Business Plans: The Monthly Co – Isabelle Smith and Josie Milton and Streetseen – Rafaela Bolanos and Tobin Bain-Hogg
Best Pitch: Primal Future – Todd Selak
Social Enterprise Award: Streetseen – Rafaela Bolanos and Tobin Bain-Hogg