Ryan Widgeon is a senior majoring in Computer Science Engineering and Mathematics and minoring in Innovation. He is the CEO and Founder of two Gainesville startups – BL!NK and Ghost Development. With teammate Siddha Tiwari, Widgeon competed in the Big Idea Gator Business Plan Competition, in which BL!NK won the $1000 Social Impact Award.
"I was completely shocked when I received the phone call informing me of my award. All of the work I've done in the past and continue to do, I do for students...to help them be successful. I am truly honored that someone thought it was award-worthy, especially from an organization like ACUHO-I."
Nicole Marti is a senior student majoring in Business Administration minoring in Innovation and Leadership. As graduating senior, she accepted a full-time job offer with Amazon for the Area Manager position in South Florida
Megan Wordell is a third-year student majoring in Journalism and Political Science & Government and minoring in Innovation. In the fall semester of 2019, Megan worked at CNN as a New York City Booking Intern in the company headquarters
Abigail Jones is a second-year student majoring in Education Sciences, specializing in Schools, Society and Policy, and dual-minoring in International Development & Humanitarian Assistance as well as Innovation.