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Thank you for joining us at Jake's, a Lakeland Community for the

2022 Accelerate Sheboygan County Pitch Competition!

Congratulations to all that were selected to pitch this year and grant recipients. 

Daniel TenNapel                    Nature Packaged                                $10,000 Grand Prize, Winner

Tyler Rezachek                       AntiMussel                                              $1,250 Second Prize, Winner &                                                                                                                                                            Peoples Choice Award Winner

Brianna Schmidt                      Juniper Athleisure LLC

Whitney Morales                    The Sheboygan Collective, LLC

Houston Hoskins                    POMster

Dr Aloys Tauscheck               TAU’s Skin Care LLC

Charm Der                                 Get to Gather

Ricky Wakefield                       Raw-Tek Innovations

Jessica Haefke                          Actlive Life


Thank you to our 2022 Judges & MC


Ross Niemi, The Metal Ware Corp 

Isreal Squires, Midpoint Ventures  

Kevin Ladwig, Johnsonville 

Heather Cleveland, Green Bicycle Co. 


Jonathan Feld:

A higher education veteran in Wisconsin, recently joined Lakeland University as Vice President for Enrollment Management of LU’s Kellett School of Undergraduate and Graduate Studies. Feld leads the student enrollment team for the Kellett School and oversees the development and implementation of a strategic enrollment plan to meet Lakeland’s admissions goals. 

Feld comes to Lakeland from Milwaukee Area Technical College. For over 15 years, he led teams in both academics and student services focused on recruitment, admissions, dual enrollment, program development, strategic planning, and partnership building.  He has served on numerous boards and work teams both locally and state-wide and has presented nationally on innovative programmatic models developed to expand opportunities for higher education access.