Recycline Wins Forbes.com's "Boost Your Business" Contest.Eco-Friendly Consumer Products Company Wins $100,000 Grand Prize
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Accepting the award for Recycline, Founder and President Eric Hudson said: "This was a fantastic experience, and we greatly enjoyed getting to know the four other finalists. We're grateful for the award and the support that our stakeholders Stakeholders
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Recycline was among the nearly 1,000 entrepreneurs from across the country that entered the contest when it launched in March 2007. In the first phase of the contest, co-sponsored by HP, small business owners submitted 500-word business plans; 20 semi-finalists survived. In round two, Forbes.com users had the opportunity to review these plans and vote for their top five.
The five finalists who made it to the final stage were flown to New York City in October to give live presentations to an expert panel of judges Panel of Judges is an indie pop band from Melbourne, Australia. Members
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"All the finalists deserve a big round of applause," said Brett Nelson, Forbes.com Entrepreneurs Editor. "This contest was downright down·right
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gru - especially the final round. We wish all of them continued success and look forward to next year's Boost Your Business contest."
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