Meet the 2007 judges

Ten of the country's top investors and marketing experts chose the finalists in our competition.

Philip Bronner
Philip Bronner
Philip Bronner is a general partner at Novak Biddle Venture Partners in Bethesda, Md. Bronner is focused on investments in information technology. Prior to joining Novak Biddle he served as a management consultant with McKinsey & Co. in New York, advising high-tech clients on corporate strategy. He has also worked as a software engineer at IBM. Bronner earned a Master of Business Administration from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.

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Philip Bronner

Jennifer Fonstad

Michael Greeley

Verne Harnish

Kay Koplovitz

Maria Coyne

Stephen H. Watkins

Kylie A.D. Sachs

Lois Geller

Ann Winblad
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Third place: SweetRiot A sweet solution for that chocolate craving. (more)

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Most stock quote data provided by BATS. Market indices are shown in real time, except for the DJIA, which is delayed by two minutes. All times are ET. Disclaimer.

Morningstar: © 2014 Morningstar, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Factset: FactSet Research Systems Inc. 2014. All rights reserved.

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Dow Jones: The Dow Jones branded indices are proprietary to and are calculated, distributed and marketed by DJI Opco, a subsidiary of S&P Dow Jones Indices LLC and have been licensed for use to S&P Opco, LLC and CNN. Standard & Poor's and S&P are registered trademarks of Standard & Poor’s Financial Services LLC and Dow Jones is a registered trademark of Dow Jones Trademark Holdings LLC. All content of the Dow Jones branded indices © S&P Dow Jones Indices LLC 2014 and/or its affiliates.