WINNERS of the ICKC 6th Annual National Invention
Monday, August 8, 2011
The Inventors Club of Kansas City hosted their sixth annual national Invention Contest on Tuesday, August 2nd. Inventors and entrepreneurs from all over North America arrived at the Kauffman Foundation Conference Center to present their US Patented or Patent Pending products for a chance to win cash prizes and the opportunity to have their consumer product licensed, marketed and sold.
Nearly 200 product submissions from all over the US and some from as far as Canada, India, Sweden and the UK were received this past spring from April--July, 2011. Twenty inventors and their inventions were selected to travel to Kansas City to present their products to a five judge panel.
The Judges and audience selected four winners and the Faultless executives selected the 1st place winner. With more than 150 people in the audience, the Judges and the People have spoken.
1st Place Winner & Top Finalist
Lisa Beaty Bishop (Cape Girardeau, MO) & Carla Beaty Collette (St. Louis)
$200 and $1,000
The Quad Chair Cozy
Recreation Cape Girardeau MO 573-270-7019
Top Finalist Ronald Kane $200 The Seed-r-ator Lawn & Garden Cedar Falls IA 319-504-5534
Top Finalist Patsy Ogden $200 Pet Massage Brush Pet Hopewell Junction NY 914-557-6087
People's Choice George Kronen $200 Sandballz Lawn & Garden Storrs CT 860-465-9628
Runner up Lee Johnsonixck
The Doorman Electronics Lawrence KS 785-749-1718
Runner up Christina Scott
Shamerrific Cleaning Kansas City MO 925-642-2866
Runner up Mark Alford
Fire Ant Assassin Lawn & Garden Kansas City MO 816-739-4097
About Inventors Club of KC
The Inventors Club of Kansas City (ICKC) is a 501c(3) not-for-profit corporation with over 1,000 members. They believe that every new business starts with someone's bright idea and that new inventions, technology and the unique individuals that create them make up one of our country's most valuable resources! ICKC provides a learning forum for inventor/entrepreneurs and those in allied fields, which supplies mutual benefits to all involved. Their purpose and mission is to provide Innovative
Education that will stimulate their members to "Soar to Success" which also benefits both the community and the nation!
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"Helping Inventors Soar to Success and Entrepreneurs thrive"
Contact: Steve Pope, ICKC Contest Director
August 3rd 2011