Past Winners

2019

Maurice Torano

Odessa Business Challenge award banquet March 26, 2019, at the MCM Elegante Hotel in Odessa.
Carson Knott / The Oilfield Photographer, Inc.

$150,000

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Drive-thru chain serving espresso, coffee, tea, smoothies, & kid-friendly beverages

Celso Gomez & Alec Gonzales

Odessa Business Challenge award banquet March 26, 2019, at the MCM Elegante Hotel in Odessa.
Carson Knott / The Oilfield Photographer, Inc.

$125,000

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Makers of the cooler with four retractable wheels that are recessed into the case

Marissa Rossell & Scott Rossell

Odessa Business Challenge award banquet March 26, 2019, at the MCM Elegante Hotel in Odessa.
Carson Knott / The Oilfield Photographer, Inc.

$75,000

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StreetBound is an app that finds food trucks nearby and catering services providers in Odessa and Midland, TX

Past Winners

2018

Mark Merritt

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$100,000

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Owned by Mark Merritt, Maribea Craft Chocolate is creating big waves the craft chocolate industry. 

Lori Paul

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$75,000

Wanderfull Teeth

Owned by Lori Paul, Wanderfull Teeth is a start-up manufacturing and retail business in the oral care industry.


Semih Onder

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$25,000

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Owned by Semih Onder, Knockout Wear is an up and coming retail clothing store.