Previous Winners

2013 Y.E.S For Arkansas Winners

Best Business Plan

  • First Place: Magnetic Jewelry Inc., Christ the King Catholic School, Little Rock
  • Second Place: CaraBooTique, Pinkston Middle School, Mountain Home
  • Third Place: The Ultimate Locker Shelf, Greenbrier Junior High School, Greenbrier
  • Fourth Place: Interchangeables, Christ the King Catholic School, Little Rock

Most Innovative Business Plan Winners

  • First Place: Cone Cookie Company, Prairie Grove Middle School, Prairie Grove
  • Second Place: Magnetic Jewelry Inc., Christ the King Catholic School, Little Rock
  • Third Place: CaraBooTique, Pinkston Middle School, Mountain Home
  • Fourth Place: Waki Wax, Greenbrier Junior High School, Greenbrier

Best Marketing Piece

  • First Place: Cone Cookie Company, Prairie Grove Middle School, Prairie Grove
  • Second Place: Interchangeables, Christ the King Catholic School, Little Rock
  • Third Place: PB&J Style Company, Christ the King Catholic School, Little Rock
  • Fourth Place: Cache River Picks, Hazen Elementary School, Hazen

Best Retail Booth Display

  • First Place: Flower Fresh, Cutter Morning Star Elementary School, Hot Springs
  • Second Place: PB&J Style Company, Christ the King Catholic School, Little Rock
  • Third Place: S.L.A.K., Omaha Middle School, Omaha
  • Fourth Place: Cache River Picks, Hazen Elementary School, Hazen

2012 Y.E.S For Arkansas Winners

Best Business Plan

  • First Place: K.C.Creations, Pinkston Middle School, Mountain Home
  • Second Place: Fun Fit., Omaha Middle School, Omaha
  • Third Place: Smart Pillow, Holt Middle School, Fayetteville
  • Fourth Place: In Tone Records. Prairie Grove Middle School, Prairie Grove 

Most Innovative Business Plan Winners

  • First Place: K.C.Creations, Pinkston Middle School, Mountain Home
  • Second Place: Fun Fit., Omaha Middle School, Omaha
  • Third Place: Smart Pillow, Holt Middle School, Fayetteville
  • Fourth Place: In Tone Records. Prairie Grove Middle School, Prairie Grove

Best Marketing Piece

  • First Place: TIE BMK2, Washington Middle School, El Dorado and Santa’s Super Store, Omaha Middle School, Omaha
  • Second Place: Southern Lanyards, Hazen Elementary School, Hazen
  • Third Place: Colorful Crayons, Fountain Lake Middle School, Hot Springs

Best Retail Display Booth

  • First Place: Southern Lanyards, Hazen Elementary School, Hazen
  • Second Place: Fun Fit., Omaha Middle School, Omaha
  • Third Place: BMK2, Washington Middle School, El Dorado
  • Fourth Place: Manly Mouthpiece Flavoring Kits, Springhill Elementary, Bryant

2011 Y.E.S. For Arkansas Winners

Best Business Plan

  • First Place: F.I.F.I.J.O., Union Academy of Health and Wellness, El Dorado
  • Second Place: Cool Collars, Rockefeller Elementary School, Little Rock
  • Third Place: Perfect Pillow Puff, Lakeside Middle School, Hot Springs
  • Fourth Place: Frosting on Top, Cotter High School, Cotter

Most Innovative Business Plan Winners

  • First Place: Re-Hooked, Randall G. Lynch Middle School, Farmington
  • Second Place: Y.E.S.S., Christ the King School, Little Rock
  • Third Place: Safety Pets, Atkins Middle School, Atkins
  • Fourth Place: O & R Educational Supply, Flippin Middle School, Flippin

Best Marketing Piece

  • First Place: The Sassy Scarf Society, Pocahontas Junior High, Pocahontas
  • Second Place: Y.E.S.S., Christ the King School, Little Rock
  • Third Place: Re-Hooked, Randall G. Lynch Middle School, Farmington
  • Fourth Place: The Great Experience Farms, Robinson Middle School, Little Rock

Best Retail Display Booth

  • First Place: Re-Hooked, Randall G. Lynch Middle School, Farmington
  • Second Place: Tumbleweed’s Tail Waggin’ Trail Mix, Rose Bud Junior High School, Rose Bud
  • Third Place: Bandana Buddy, Omaha Middle School, Omaha
  • Fourth Place: The Sassy Scarf Society, Pocahontas Junior High, Pocahontas

2010 Y.E.S. For Arkansas Winners

Best Business Plan

  • First Place: “Creative Crosses” – Immaculate Conception School, Fort Smith
  • Second Place: “Bathing Beauty Bath Salts” – Northwood Middle School, North Little Rock
  • Third Place: “Operation Mother Load” – Lincoln Middle School
  • Fourth Place: “Fancy Flash” – Atkins Middle School

Most Innovate Product

  • First Place: “Froggy Blast” – Bald Knob Middle School 
  • Second Place: “Animaltizer” – Greenland Middle School
  • Third Place: “Bowa Boards” – Washington Middle School, El Dorado
  • Fourth Place: “Operation Mother Load” – Lincoln Middle School

Best Marketing Piece

  • First Place: “Creative Crosses” – Immaculate Conception School, Fort Smith
  • Second Place: “Fancy Flash” – Atkins Middle School
  • Third Place: “TT-FATE” – Union Academy, El Dorado
  • Fourth Place: “World’s Best Fudge Candy” – Arkansas School for the Deaf, Little Rock

Best Retail Display Booth

  • First Place: “Froggy Blast” – Bald Knob Middle School
  • Second Place: “Bowa Boards” – Washington Middle School, El Dorado 
  • Third Place: “Survival Cans” – Lakeside Middle School, Hot Springs
  • Fourth Place: “2nd Hand Hollows” – Randall G. Lynch Middle School, Farmington

 2009 Y.E.S. For Arkansas Winners

Best Business Plan

  • First Place: “Locker Pockets” – Jacksonville Middle School
  • Second Place: “Brain Games” – Rockefeller Elementary School in Little Rock
  • Third Place: “Big Game” – Kingsland Elementary
  • Fourth Place: “Writing Pals” – Jacksonville Middle School

Most Innovative Product

  • First Place: “Locker Pockets” – Jacksonville Middle School
  • Second Place: ”Prayer Pillows” – Christ Lutheran School.
  • Third Place: “PCS: Pupils for Cycle Safety” – Jasper Middle School
  • Fourth Place: “Camp Girly Girl” – Lakeside Middle School in Hot Springs

Best Marketing Piece

  • First Place: “Flip Flop Frenzy” – Randall G. Lynch Middle School in Farmington
  • Second Place: “Big Game” – Kingsland Elementary
  • Third Place: “Eco-Envelopes” – Helen Tyson Middle School in Springdale
  • Fourth Place: “Charmz” – Washington Middle School in El Dorado

Best Retail Display Booth

  • First Place: “PCS: Pupils for Cycle Safety” – Jasper Middle School
  • Second Place: “AJA Candle Company” – Riverside Junior High in Caraway
  • Third Place: “Cat in the Hat Candy Company” – Jacksonville Junior High
  • Fourth Place: “Charmz” – Washington Middle School in El Dorado