2014 Business Plan Contest

Access Florida Finance Corporation (AFFC), held the finals of its 6th Annual Business Plan contest on September 16, 2014  at the lovely Dr. Carter G. Woodson African American museum.   Finalists graced the audience with their perfectly presented Business plans.  Ultimately, the top three plans competed for prize money. The final results were:

1st Place – Fresh Start Beverage Co., Trendolyn Hopkins, Palm Beach, FL 

Fresh Start Final logo

Fresh Start photo

2nd Place – Skyway Historical Tours, William Walker, St. Petersburg, FL 

Skyway logoSkyway photo






3rd Place – B-FAAST GROUP, Yvette Holmes Nelson, Ph. D., Tallahassee, FL 

Final LogoBFaast photo





Very special thanks go out to Mrs. Terri Lipsey Scott, of the Carter G. Woodson African American Historical museum for her wonderful hospitality and a beautiful tour of the garden.  We are forever grateful to our sponsors: The Big Bend Minority Chamber of Commerce, The Jacksonville Women’s Business Center, Naturally ‘U’ Hair and Braid Studio and the CPA firm of Harvey, Covington and Thomas for their generous contributions to the Contest and its huge success.

See our Event photos on Flickr.

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