Grand Prize

What will the winner get?


But you probably want details, so here you go:

Startup Capital

  • SpringForward will contribute $5,000 in startup capital
  • The Small Business Development Center will offer you a 3-year $5,000 City of Springfield Micro Loan subject to credit approval
  • Blake Shaffer, Entrepreneur & Angel Investor will contribute $5000 in startup capital

 Office & Meeting Space

  • COhatch will offer a complimentary 12-month Co-working Membership and 12-month Meeting Pass (includes 3 hours per month of meeting room use and 3 hours per month of event space use)

 Brand Identity/Logo Package

  • Hucklebuck Design Studio will develop a complete visual identity including company name (if desired), logo, color palette as well as logo implementation

Website Development –

  • Launch Runner will build a customized website to match your brand’s visual identity, and provide 12 months of free digital marketing and website maintenance and support


  • LWS Tax and Accounting will help you set up your tax and accounting system, make an Outsourced CFO available to you once a month for one year, and complete your 2020 tax return

Legal Services

  • The Stuckey Firm will provide up to 12 hours of legal consultation and work (i.e. articles of incorporation, operating agreements, contracts etc.)

Radio Advertising

  • iHeart Media will provide a credit for a radio advertising schedule

 Social Media Marketing

  • Shift•ology will develop your social media marketing plan, as well as set up, support and monitor up two social media accounts for 6 months.

Video Production

  • Champion City Media will provide a credit toward a video production product or package of your choosing

 Photography Package

  • Hatch New Media will provide a commercial photography package (headshots, product, service, and/or office environment images)


  • Box King will provide a $500 credit toward any printing services they offer

Signage & Embroidery

  • MacRay will provide … (TBD)


  • The Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce will provide your business with a complimentary one year membership

If that doesn’t get your fire going, your wood is wet!

*Details about the exact offers will be provided to the winner after the conclusion of the competition.