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October 29, 2014 | Tom Ballard

Here are the ceremonial “Vol Court” check presentations to Grow Bioplastics, Barboards

Vol Court 2Here are the ceremonial check presentations to Grow Bioplastics, winner, and Barboards, runner-up from Tuesday night’s “Vol Court” pitch competition. Both pictures include the judges and Tom Graves, Program Coordinator for the University of Tennessee’s Anderson Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation..


2014 Fall Vol Court WinnerGrow Bioplastics: The individuals pictured are (left to right) the four judges – Editor Tom Ballard, David Morehous of the Morehous Legal Group; Stacey Patterson, UT Research Foundation Vice President; and Myra Hamilton, UT Federal Credit Union Business Services Manager; three of the four principals of Grow Bioplastics – Tony Bova, Robbie Brese, and Jeff Beegle; and, in the background, Tom Graves.

2014 Vol Court Runner-up




Barboards: Michael Bowie joins the four judges and Tom Graves for the presentation.


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