2020 Winners

First Place: Labor Loft


Labor Loft seeks to fill the gap between those in need of work and those in need of reliable, vetted, affordable general labor. Laborers learn skills and benefit from a flexible schedule. Local residents and businesses receive assistance with any project within legal and moral reason. The Labor Loft team included CSU Students Cody Goodman (CEO, Management major), Daniel Taylor (Finance major), Harry Quinones (General Business major, Entrepreneurship minor), and Prava Nepal (General Business major).

Second Place: Smart Swing


Smart Swing is a product that is an on-body, motion tracking device and application that analyzes your movements to improve your golf swing and provides corrective suggestions. Team members include: Reza Shisheie (CEO and Master of Computer Information Science), Rahi Jagiri (MBA student), Kam Sharer (Finance major) and Charles Ripepi (Finance major).

Third Place: Lobbyism


Lobbyism is helping citizens cut through call volume to make calls on their behalf to their congresspersons through an app. Lobbyism gives the average constituent the assurance that their message gets through and the congressperson the assurance that the call is coming through from a registered voter in their district who is willing to invest in causes they believe in. The Lobbyism team included Tim Knezevich (CEO), Marko Varga (Computer Science major) and Sharonda Smith (Economic Development and Urban Planning major).