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2018 MBPC Finalists Announced

The final three teams competing in the 2018 Mayo Business Plan Competition have been selected. Come see them present during the live final event on Wednesday, April 4, 5:00 p.m., in the Mayo Concert Hall. This is event is open to the public!

“Now in its seventh year, the Mayo Business Plan Competition attracts some truly excellent business plans from TCNJ students from across campus,” said William Keep, Dean, School of Business. “This year’s final three teams illustrate the wide range of ideas and the quality of work that have become the hallmark of this competition.”

  • MARCo

Jacob Boyle, junior. mechanical engineering; Ryan Chiu, junior, accounting

MARCo Technologies’ mission is to assist individuals suffering from mental illness by introducing a caring and compassionate robotic companion. Our current MARCo prototype aims to address the imbalance between mental health professionals and patients while also providing innovative mental health treatment and therapy through MARCo’s built-in features. These features include facial recognition technology, conversational abilities, a touch screen, heartbeat sensor, and LED responsive eyes.

  • Our Tsunami

Neil Desai, junior, finance; Erika Hausheer, junior, finance; Sung Min Kwon, senior, marketing; Dennis Tuohy, junior, political science/economics

We are striving to make a wave of a change in the Ocean Rescue community through improving rescue response times. Unlike police and fire, which are also both city-funded lifesaving forces, lifeguards lack a standard quality uniform. Our Tsunami aims to overcome this issue and deliver sustainable, durable, and affordable board-shorts that withstand rough ocean conditions.

  • Sneaker Creatures

Benjamin Cutler, freshman, economics; Jonathan Lugo, freshman, management

Sneaker Creatures engage in the buying and selling of sneakers and other athletic apparel. Our goal is to provide a simple marketplace for people to find high quality and affordable merchandise. If you are looking for fashionable sportswear our website, will be the place to go.