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The Excellence in Innovation Awards

Unfortunately due to Covid-19, the Excellence in Innovation Awards Banquet has been postponed for 2020 and 2021. We look forward to restarting this impactful event in 2022. Stay tuned for more updates but check out details from our 2019 event below!

Thank you to all those who attended the 2019 Excellence in Innovation Awards Banquet! This event is an annual celebration of innovation and entrepreneurship in the Muncie community, featuring local innovators, the five finalists from the year’s BIG Idea Pitch, and our keynote speaker Scott Wise, founder of Scotty’s Brewhouse and Thr3e Wise Men Brewing Company. We also want to thank our Master of Ceremonies for the evening, Kirsten Smith, Associate Director, Center for Information & Communication Sciences at Ball State University & Innovation Connector Board Member.

to the 2019 winners of the

Excellence in Innovation Awards!

Lathay Pegues, Terrell Cooper, & Rodney Robinson

John Tom’s Barbecue

Mark & Heather Taylor

5 Tool Academy

Bill Lett & Eric Jones

Elm Street Brewing Co.

Robert & Michael Kersey

American Lawn Mower

Excellence in Innovation Mentorship Award

Rick & Lani Wallace

Young Innovator’s Award

Caleb Hunter

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