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Students at Ithaca College pitch their startup ideas at RevIthaca Nov. 17.

Ithaca College students win startup funds at Rev:Ithaca event

By Ryan King, Staff Writer November 20, 2016
Students took home prizes from the first Ithaca College Startup Idea Demo Day on Nov. 17 at Rev: Ithaca for their startup ideas.
Senior Rita Bunatal, fourth from left, accepts the $20,000 first-place prize in the Business Plan Competition on behalf of her company, Malaika Apparel.

Ithaca College student’s clothing company wins $20,000

By Annie Estes, Staff Writer April 22, 2016
Malaika Apparel Co., a business created by Ithaca College senior Rita Bunatal, won the grand prize of $20,000 and the audience choice award of $500 at the third annual Business Plan Competition.
From right, junior Leonard Davis and his friend Austin Minard, a junior at Fort Lewis College in Durango, Colorado, created the business Fear Walk An Interactive Haunting Experience.

Haunted forest walk brings nightmares to life

By Casey Murphy, Staff Writer October 26, 2015
With Halloween fast approaching, things are about to get scary on campus during a five-day, haunted walk in the woods created in part by an Ithaca College student.
From left, Zane Coffey, a senior environmental studies major; Max Ocean, a senior journalism major; and Dan Minogue, a senior philosophy major, won the Business Plan Competition, which includes a $20,000 prize.

Students’ passion for beer wins Business Plan Competition

By Maura Aleardi, Staff Writer April 29, 2015
Ithaca College seniors Zane Coffey, Max Ocean and Daniel Minogue received $20,000 toward their company, Subversive Malting & Brewing, at the Business Plan Competition on April 28.
Sixth-year student Tim Reynolds won $20,000 at the first Business Plan Competition, which was held April 22 in Emerson Suites. His product, KettleShell, is a device to make using dumbbells easier.

Student wins $20,000 for start-up company

By Kayla Dwyer, Assistant News Editor April 23, 2014
Tim Reynolds, sixth-year graduate student in the Department of Physical Therapy, took the first-place prize at the first-ever Business Plan Competition on April 22 for his entrepreneurial company and product, KettleShell.
Junior Zach Briggs poses with his prize money Nov. 14 during Ithaca College’s third annual Business Idea Competition. Briggs won first place in the Lifestyle category for his idea.

Student business ideas rewarded in competition

By Steven Pirani, Staff Writer December 11, 2013
Three students won the third annual Business Competition, and with it, $1,000 each to produce their ideas.

Ithaca reports highest job-growth in New York

By Nicole Mance, Contributing Writer September 25, 2013
The City of Ithaca recorded the highest job-growth rate in New York between 2002 and 2012, according to a recent report released by the New York state comptroller.
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