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Business Studies - YES success

Jas Tuna, Year 12 —

Wavea placed first in the YES validation challenge (Otago region), winning startup capital from YES Otago Platinum Sponsor and the University of Otago Business School. Wavea’s product is a towel that can transform into a skirt, car seat over and large picnic mat. They aim to raise recognition for surf life saving through their product.

Rejura placed second in the Yes validation challenge (Otago region), winning a kickstart for their business from Business South Inc. Rejura’s product is a natural mascara remover that’s aim is to enhance young women's natural beauty.