Congratulations to Sarah Sleiman and Pulkit Gupta of team Code the Future for winning first place in the 2019 Mayo Business Plan Competition. Sleiman and Gupta are both senior business students. They won the $30,000 prize money for their business Code the Future.
Code the Future is on the mission of increasing the number of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) graduates by running fun coding programs for students in grades 2 through 8. Some of these programs include robotics building and programming, programming self-driving cars, and even coding your own song! Learn more at codethefuture.io.
Ben Schulman, senior, finance, Thomas Holland, junior, computer science, and Harrison Kelly, senior, interdisciplinary business, members of team Symbiotic Games won $20,000 as the second place team. Sai Batchu, senior, biology, and Justin Fernandez, senior, finance, took home $10,000 as team SixthSense Technologies.
Congratulations to all of this year’s participants!