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UI Student Entrepreneurs Win Statewide Business Plan Competition

Three University of Iowa student entrepreneurs won first place in the statewide New Ventures Business Plan competition. Casey Everts, Andy Wright, and Robert Hu won for the business they own, Dibzees, an entertainment auction web site that sells high-end purchases at a discount.

The students won $5,000 for winning the competition at the Collegiate Entrepreneurs Iowa Conference, held Feb. 26 in Mason City. The competition was sponsored by John Pappajohn and Equity Dyanmics, Inc.

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