The 4th annual BIG Idea Competition was a BIG success with 148 entries involving 204 high school students from 18 schools! The BIG Idea Committee and Absolutely! Aberdeen would like to congratulate this year’s winners who received over $4,500 in cash and scholarships:
BIG IDEA 2010 WINNERS and SPONSORS:
Dr. Bill Broucek, NSU; Kelly Weaver, BIG Idea Committee; Tory Mason, Michelle Schwiedop, Cody Palmquist, Taylor Hanson, Alex Boekelheide, McKinley Livermont, Troy McQuillen, McQuillen Creative Group; and JoEllen Lindner, Presentation College.
Photo by: Dawn Sahli Photography
- First Place:
C & T Bin Cleaning
Cody Palmquist and Tory Mason of Doland High School
- Second Place:
Alex Boekelheide of Northwestern High School
- Third Place:
Love, Sweet Love
Taylor Hanson and McKinley Livermont of Aberdeen Roncalli High School
- Team ‘Trition
- Mary Martin of Mobridge-Pollock High School
- Kallas Hunting & Fishing Guides
- Douglas Kallas of Leola High School
- Artistic Accessories
- Madison Hahler of Northwestern High School
- Perfect Pools
- Laken Frericks of Northwestern High School
- A&M Drive-In Theatre
- Alex Johnson and Megan Yada of Aberdeen Central High School
See the 2010 Finalist Concept Overviews Click Here
BIG Idea 2010 Competition Awards Presentation:
Winner of the Marketing Design competition, sponsored by McQuillen Creative Group, was:
- First Place:
Michelle Schwiedop of Wessington Springs High School
A Special Thanks to the teachers who encouraged their students’ participation.
Thanks to the committee members and community leaders who participated as judges, panelists and supporters.
Next year’s competition will open again on September 1, 2011.