Monday, 11 June 2018 11:30

It’s time for a drumroll because the 2018 winners are…

Best Validated Mashup

YSAR: Geospatial map

Lost person behaviour predictive geospatial map for use in Search and Rescue.

Joel Stanaway, Kayla Sycamore, Gabriel Heays, Ben Robertson, Sean Pfennig (YSAR) with Kiri Diamond from University of Waikato


Best Revenue Model 

OffKuts: Clothing brand

A gender-neutral clothing brand that is made sustainably from textile offcut fabric

Abbey Crawford, Skye Lunson-Storey (Tauranga Girls’ College) with CJ Dobbs from O'Connor Warren Insurance Brokers


Best Executed Mashup 

Cleandup: Youth window cleaning business

Hiring youngsters to clean windows to improve their work ethic for later in life

Theo Larkin (Papamoa College) with Tristan Vine from Lightning Hub Whakatāne


Best Team Spirit 

Future Focus: Drivers License Scanner

A drivers license scanner that controls whether you can use your car based on meeting legal requirements

Levi Preece, Grace Green, Sydney Grace, Rio Manson-Hay (Papamoa College) with Jo Allum from Venture Centre


And the overall winner is for Best Mashup 2018 is…

Little Koko: Fruit snack

An all-natural healthy fruit snack for kids.

Nathan Hyland, Paige Taylor, Kayla Dawson, [Ricky Doran and Maddie Lewis not in picture] (Otumoetai College) with Cr. David Love from Bay of Plenty Regional Council

Crossposted from MADVentures 

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