Northwest Arkansas' StartUp Cup Kicks Off
Winner To Be Announced Nov. 20
Posted: September 13, 2013 at 5 a.m.
Six semifinalists for the NWA StartUp Cup faced the judges for the first time Thursday.
Incendiary fires in Benton in 2013. Green indicates an arrest made
Northwest Arkansas StartUp Cup
At A Glance (w/logo)
StartUp Cup Semifinalists
• Turner Light Covers: Rob Turner. Company offers a mounted recessed can light cover.
• Umoja Soul Publications: Leora Jackson. A publication company that produces the Black Business Directory of Northwest Arkansas and www.bbdnwa.com with stories and events related to the African-American community.
• Storage in Motion: Mike Gillespie. Idea to produce a product line for safely storing firearms in vehicles.
• Your Move Managers: Kathleen Thompson. Service-based business specializing in helping senior citizens downsize and relocate.
• Solgave Animal Solutions: Jared and Sunniva Ritter. Business offering pet-related services and community events.
• Wise Custom Realty: J. Grant Wise. Real estate firm specializing in residential sales.
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