Winners of inaugural “Paradigm Challenge” named

Knoxville Area Urban LeagueSaturday was the finale of the inaugural “Paradigm Challenge,” and we could not attend due to a personal trip to Chicago and Milwaukee that included a day at the U.S, Open golf tournament. So, special thanks to Jonathan Sexton of the Knoxville Entrepreneur Center for sharing the following information.

The winners, by category with links to previous profiles posted on, are:

The “Paradigm Challenge” is a Launch Tennessee-supported and Knoxville Area Urban League-led (KAUL) effort to bring new business starts into the East Knoxville community. KAUL has been supported in the programming by a number of organizations including KEC, Knoxville Chamber and its Propel programTennessee Small Business Development Center, and Greater Knoxville SCORE chapter.

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