2012 Winner Descriptions


Commercial (A)

Commercial (B)

Augment Medical  |  led by Tim Martin
Masters student, Biomedical Engineering
Providing innovative communication solutions for the disabled 
College Secure |  led by Winston Howes
Undergrad student, Computer Science
User-friendly online security for students everywhere 
Down East Biofuels |  led by Robert Hughes
Graduate student, School of Pharmacy
Advanced On-Site Biofuel Production for Tarheel Farms
Everyday Glucose  |  led by Scott Bissinger
Undergrad student, Kenan-Flagler Business school
"Glucose for your life" that fits inside your wallet or pocket

Queue  |  led by Fitch Carrere
Undergrad student, Journalism and Mass Communication
Waitlist management platform for restaurants and patrons
RamRunners  |  led by Max Harris
Alum, Public Policy and Entrepreneurship
E-commerce site that makes next day grocery deliveries to our customers
S.T.E.N.C.I.L.  |  led by Lauren Silver
Undergrad student, History, Romance Languages
Software tracking tool that provides educators with dropout warning signs
The Meateorologist  |  led by Will Clayton
Undergrad student, Economics, Business, and Entrepreneurship
Price forecasting and analytics for the meat industry



Gift Boogle  |  led by Eric McAfee
Staff, ITS
Social Media Analytics-Driven Gift Recommendation And Purchasing Application
GoodFit  |  led by Andrew Fu
Alum, Kenan-Flagler Business school
Clothing recommendations based on your unique body shape
ImmunoBenefis  |  led by Melinda Beck
Faculty, Nutrition
World Class Immune Testing for the Nutritional Industry
Mint Market  |  led by Ricky Spero
Alum, Physics and Astronomy
The world's best database of what food is growing where
YardSprout  |  led by Andrew Pearson
Alum, Kenan-Flagler Business school
Find Experts to Help you Grow and Sustain your Land  

Chek.Up  |  led by Tara Seshan
Undergrad student, Environmental Health Science, Gillings School of Global Public Health
Health Monitoring and Evaluation For Low Resource Settings
Empower U  |  led by Jen Serdetchnaia
Undergrad student, Gillings School of Global Public Health - Health Policy & Management
Training students as community development consultants in Uganda
KM Water Solutions  |  led by Alice Wang
Graduate student, UNC School of Public Health
Quality microbial data that's lab-free and self-contained at a competitive price
Spotlight Cafe  |  led by Laura Kirchhofer
Undergrad student, International Studies
Locally sourced campus cafe supporting student groups
Strong Survivors Fitness  |  led by Charlotte Shatten
Graduate student, Exercise and Sport Science
Empowering cancer survivors to be restored, strong and active!