2008 Winners

The 2nd annual BIG Idea Competition was a BIG success with 137 entries involving 182 high school students from 16 area schools! The BIG Idea Committee and Absolutely! Aberdeen would like to congratulate this year’s winners who received over $4,000 in cash and scholarships:

2008 Winners

SEATED: Dominic Wollman, Brooke Feickert, Jessica Waltman, and Mitchell Aman.
STANDING: Brenda Merkel, Janet Wetz, Elizabeth Manning, Lauren Weaver, Aaron Mehlhoff, Erica Grieben, Tom Kulesa, Dillon Karlen, Deb Esser, Dylan Streckfuss, and Mike Iseman.

First Place:
Mitchell Aman of Aberdeen Christian School
Second Place:
Paws & Claws
Jessica Waltman of Leola High School
Third Place:
Splish Splash Car Wash
Brooke Feickert of Leola High School

Other Finalists

Elizabeth’s Bakery & Candy Shoppe
Elizabeth Manning of Redfield High School
K&S Custom Combining
Dylan Streckfuss and Dillon Karlen of Warner High School
Mehlhoff Seeds
Aaron Mehlhoff of Leola High School
Smalltown Tutors
Lauren Weaver and Erica Grieben of Roncalli High School
Up on the House Top Roofing Service
Dominic Wollman of Leola High School

See the 2008 Finalist Concept Overviews Click Here