The competitors from the 2014 National Challenge

2014 Participants
The following young people won their regional or citywide business plan competitions and will compete in Silicon Valley on October 9th, 2014 at the NFTE National Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge. Congratulations to all our competitors!

Each of them also competed in our Elevator Pitch Challenge - check it out!

Jenna Aikens & Meyahueltzin Angeles
The Abyss
Chicago, IL

Alston Bryon
Jazzy Scarves
Painesville, OH

Tanner Bannister & Hannah Edwards
The Green Tee
Irving, TX

Anyira Barnes & Britney Reynolds
Unique Locker Organizer
Bridgeport, CT

Maggie Bodner & Alyssa Herman
Magic No Streak Cloths
Margate, FL

Karen Bonilla
Lepsy's App
Miami, FL

Brittany Carroll
Chicago, IL

Elise Christophersen
Norway Waffles
Oslo, Norway

Dekeiya Cohen
The Catching Prodigy
Charleston, SC

Terriq Davidson & Mohit Khurana
Pop Casa
Jamaica, NY

Lorena De La O
Flicks Under the Stars
Bel Aire, KS

Lily DeBell
Lily's Legwarmers
Baltimore, MD

Joshua Fajardo & Eddy Giron
Time's Up
Rancho Dominguez / Hawthorne, CA

Ronnell Fuller
Distinguished Designs
Mount Vernon, NY

Melissa Gurrusquieta, Amalia Lara-Lara, & Jorge Ramirez
Robo Buddy
Dallas, TX

Abigail Hamilton
Patriot Portraits
Alexandria, VA

Jhaney Hamlett
Heated Hoodies
Newark, DE

Jordan Harden
St. Louis, MO

Kelsey Hershey
Poppy's Jam 
Kingsburg, CA

Jesse Horine
Fort Mill, SC

Miles Johnson
Next Generation Financials
Pasadena, CA

Jameel Kemp & Aliyah Stevens
Technical Fashion
Philadelphia, PA

Maya Cain, Chris Sullivan, & Kayla Sullivan
Ellicot City MD/Owings Mills, MD

Fatlinda Krasniqi & Naryis Ramirez
Lindnar Hair Mask
Yonkers, NY

Wenneasha Love
Limitless Dreamer
Chicago, IL

Andrew Marsh
Notes On The Go
Haysville, KS

Brandon McClain
B Kind Cards
Painesville, OH

Nicholas Middlebrooks
Atlanta, GA

Joschula Page
St. Louis, MO

Haysten Perez & Ayinde Thomas
Reverse Regime
East Elmhurst, NY

Bobbie Reyes
Apparel of Champions
Hayward, CA

Kara Rohlf
Delightful, Delicate and Dainty
Brownsville, PA

Ambar Romero
Styles by Ambar
Bridgeport, CT

Noah Salem
North Providence, RI

Derica Sanchez
Pittsburgh, PA

Amelia Semprebon
Millie Pops
Arlington, VA

Jose Soto
Los Angeles, CA

Tytyana Tames
Baltimore, MD

Rafal Thaher
Lowell, MA

Donte' Watkins
Second Chance Tutors
Tucker, GA

Doesha-Monay Wright
Inspire Me, Dazzle You
San Jose, CA