Local Entrepreneurs Stir Up Win at Cox & Palmer Innovation Challenge

November 30, 2012

Local entrepreneurs Kaitlin Smith and Evan Bursey took home The 6th Annual Cox & Palmer Innovation Challenge Award last night in St. John’s. Held in conjunction with Enactus Memorial, The Cox & Palmer Innovation Challenge is a Dragons’ Den style competition that offers student entrepreneurs the chance to pitch their business ideas and compete for a cash prize.

Smith impressed the judges with ‘Rustic Kitchens at Home’, a home-based food delivery business that specializes in home-cooked comfort food.  For winning the challenge, Smith and Bursey receive $2,500 for start-up capital, complimentary legal services from Cox & Palmer, free office space in Enactus Memorial’s business incubation centre, and mentorship from Enactus Memorial’s business advisory board.

Congratulations Kaitlin and Evan!

For more information visit:

Rustic Kitchens at Home Webpage
Rustic Kitchens at Home Facebook page
Enactus Memorial