Capital Entrepreneurs member Badger Trips has been selected as a finalist at the Global Student Entrepreneur Awards held at the Kauffman Foundation in Kansas City. Â Badger Trips is one of 33 finalists selected from more than 1,500 competitors and is in the running for $150,000 in cash and services. Â Badger Trips provides students a TrueFan experience by organizing transportation, luxurious hospitality, premier tailgate and post-game partiesÂ for away sporting events. Â More information on the competition is available here.
Last night, MERLIN Mentors and Capital Entrepreneurs held a joint event at the University Research Park.Â It was a great opportunity for CE members to meet successful entrepreneurs in MERLIN Mentors and bridge the gap between some of the newer startups in town with those who have been successful in the past.
Entrustet, PerBlue, GoBuzz, GeoHuddle, Door-6, Student Spill, Y-Innovation, Sector 67, Hardin Design and Development and Badger Trips were among the companies in attendance representing Capital Entrepreneurs.