Sponsored by: The Dorsey House

The I-69 Thumb Region, a seven-county partnership, announces the launch of the 2018 I-69 Thumb Region’s Catapult Small Business Competition. Each of the seven counties in the I-69 Thumb Region will host a local competition, with first place winners advancing to the regional competition. There will be cash prizes for the local and regional winners totaling $30,000. The competition aims to assist entrepreneurs and small business owners to start or grow their small businesses. Interested companies or individuals may apply online for St. Clair County’s local competition by answering a few questions about their proposed new business venture or existing business. To apply visit startunderground.com