UR startup shuts down, for now

The runner-up in a business plan contest at UR has run into some unexpected legal challenges and forced to close down operations days after getting thousands of clicks from a New York Times blog piece.

Two seniors win $2,000 in UR biz plan contest

UR seniors Daniel Brunt and apartment-mate Christopher Genualdi pitched their business plan to a panel of judges about their concept Sniff-Stick LLC and won $2,000 to get rolling. The three other finalists had some promising ideas, too.