Youth Entrepreneur Discovery Challenge Contest

Six youth entrepreneurs vied for prizes at our inaugural Challenge Contest. They included: 


Trevor Spath - Country Gardens
Trevor is selling decorated gourd birdhouses, table and fall decorations. for more information, you can e-mail him at

Salem Boehm - Salem's Boutique
Salem is selling unique accessories for women. You can email Salem at

Chet Tetherow - Sandhills Stamp Company
Chet is selling unique hand stamps for pre-school and elementary age youth. Chet can be reached at 402-425-3217.

Morgan Kraynik - Kraynik's Kandies
Morgan is selling specialty chocolates. You can reach her at 402-637-6063.


Morgan and Mallory Kraynik - M & M Designs
Morgan and Mallory Kraynik are creating unique airbrushed tmporary tattoos. They are available for parties, carnivals, festivals, fairs and children's events. They can be reached at

Jennie Allen - Showering With Love

Jennie has developed a creative approach to table decorations for baby and bridal showers. For more information, contact her by e-mail at or 402-660-2792.


Judges for our event were:
Craig Schroeder, HomeTown Competitiveness
Gregg Christensen, The Nebraska Department of Education
Tim Mittan, Netforce