The competitors from the 2013 National Challenge
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2013 Participants
The following young people won their regional or citywide business plan competitions and are preparing to compete in New York City on October 3rd at the 2013 NFTE National Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge. Congratulations to all our competitors!

Tyler Berkich
Trovare
Stamford, CT

Megan Boboige
Plátno Ink
Moon Township, PA

Aquila Brown
Trusol Art
Charleston, SC

Jushawn Carter
CakesBy14
Atlanta, GA

Antonia Castro
Cool Sleeve
Cudahy, CA

Destiny Colon & Angel Gomez
DNA Puppets
Chicago, IL

Gustavo Feria
Total Carpentry Design
Garden City, KS

Jesus Fernandez & Toheeb Okenla
T&J Soccer
South Holland, IL

Miranda Figgs
LOL Knitting
Topeka, KS

Taja Finley
Acute Angles
Aliquippa, PA

Giselle Gallardo
Crazy 4 Bows Bowtique
Miami, FL

Vanesa Galvan
Piñata Time
Painesville, OH

Jose Garcia
Hope LA
Hawthorne, CA

Tiara Gibson
Quik Squeeze
St. Louis, MO

Dagim Girma
The Audible
Alexandria, VA

Amena Jamali & Juan Ramos
JJ New World
Irving, TX

Muhand Jumah
Teaching-Time
Brooklyn, NY

Evan Knox
Bullseye Web Design
John's Island, SC

Georgia Kyriakidis
E-KARTA
New Bedford, MA

Drew Martin
Martin's Custom Glass Design
Newark, DE

Laura Martinelli
EHFAR Films
Warwick, RI

Asia McCallum
Fortunate!
Baltimore, MD

Nicole Moncada & Melanie Weiner
Chameleon Covers
White Plains, NY

Alex Murillo
iTech Repairs
San Jose, CA

Juny Nguyen
NeckCessories
San Leandro, CA

Valerie Nieves
V-Shop
Philadelphia, PA

Katie Olsen
Hidden Hollow
Reedley, CA

Julianna Pierson
My Loving Sitter
Cleveland, OH

Akinbola Richardson
Bola Films
Atlanta, GA

Melissa Ruiz-Vera
Vera Natural
Queens, NY

Valeria Villanueva
Bedazzle Badges
Dallas, TX

Zoey White
Déjà au Vintage
Baltimore, MD

Aliyah Wilson
Cool-Aid Crutch Wear
Florissant, MO

Ajani Young
CrossRoads Empowerment Services
Washington, DC