Details Flowers Wins $25,000+ in 2016 Rollins Crummer Venture Plan Competition

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The Rollins College Crummer Graduate School of Business has announced Details Flowers as the 2016 winner of its annual Venture Plan Competition, Central Florida’s very own “Shark Tank,” where start-ups battle for funding and mentorship before the region’s top entrepreneurs and venture capitalists.

The floral design company edged out three other finalists on March 24 at Canvs in Winter Park and took home $25,000 in prize money. Details Flowers’ disruptive software makes florists 60 times more productive, allowing them to complete projects that used to take 20 hours in just 20 minutes with their patent pending design tool. Details Flowers’ software improves the time to deliver proposals, receive payments, and order flowers.

In addition to the $25,000 cash prize, Details Flowers has the option for an additional $25,000 in equity funding as part of a partnership between Rollins College and venture capital firm venVelo.  Together they have committed equity funding and cash prizes toward winners of the competition, providing winners access to a large network of mentors to assist in the success of their business. Runners-up BlurtboxScopeAround and HuLA will take home $15,000$7,500, and $2,500, respectively.