November 15, 2019 Supporting Manhattan-area entrepreneurs, businesses, events

Category: Awards


Kestrel Drone and Mapping Solutions Wins $8,000 Tech Category at StartUp MHK

October 16, 2019

October 16, 2019

Three years ago at the Inaugural StartUp MHK pitch competition at Peoples State Bank, Kestrel Drone and Mapping Solutions gave...

Manhattan Based Great Paper Straws Wins $8,000 StartUp MHK Award

October 14, 2019

October 14, 2019

GreatPaperStraws.com, based in Manhattan, Kansas, took home one of two grand prizes at StartUp MHK on Saturday at Peoples State...

K-State Launch awards $7,500 to student entrepreneurs

November 28, 2018

November 28, 2018

MANHATTAN — A Kansas State University competition has awarded 10 student business ideas with a total of $7,500 in prize...

Local Marketing Agency Wins National Awards with Kansas Clients

November 9, 2018

November 9, 2018

502, a strategic marketing agency in Manhattan, won several national awards in 2018, including four Communicator Awards from the Academy...

StartUp MHK Generates Momentum and Opportunity for Area Entrepreneurs

October 23, 2018

October 23, 2018

(Manhattan, KS, October 23rd, 2018) On Saturday, October 20th, Peoples State Bank hosted StartUp MHK, a business pitch competition inspired...

Manhattan Entrepreneur Wins $10,000 Kansas Katalyst Award

March 1, 2018

March 1, 2018

For the second year in a row, Manhattan has claimed the Kansas Katalyst Award. Blade Mages, founder of 502, a...

Inaugural StartUp MHK Pitch Competition Awards $15,000 to 3 Local Startups.

December 12, 2017

December 12, 2017

Over the course of 2017, local entrepreneur Michael Honeywell set out to bring together a new community of like minded...

StartUp MHK Pitch Competition Opens Registration.

July 21, 2017

July 21, 2017

Earlier this summer entrepreneurs in the Manhattan business community launched StartUp MHK, a pitch competition with a chance to win...

Local Entrepreneur Awarded $10,000.

March 7, 2017

March 7, 2017

Manhattan, KS – Allyn Weddle, owner of Weddle and Sons Roofing, was awarded the 2016 Kansas Katalyst recognizing his outstanding leadership,...

NEXT Student Design Competition Sparks New Business

December 22, 2016

December 22, 2016

Manhattan, KS – Caleb Amundson, Kansas State masters student, remembers what it felt like when he won the Steelcase Design Alliances...