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Three Startup Finalists Vying for America's Votes to Become Dream Big America Champion For August

Three finalists advanced to pitch live on live national show

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Last Friday on Dream Big America (www.DreamBigAmerica.us) powered by Sprint (www.Sprint.com), three startup finalists pitched live on the nationally broadcasted radio show for their chance to become the August Dream Big Champion. The three finalists from August's bracket-style pitch competition include ICE Medical Cards, Complete The Pair, and Tiger Tiller.

The spokesperson for each of these early-stage companies gave a two-minute pitch of their business concept to the national Dream Big America listening audience Friday morning. The Dream Big America show is broadcasted weekly on the Doug Stephan Good Day Show networks (www.dougstephan.com) and through a live audio stream on www.DreamBigAmerica.us. Audio recordings of the pitches can be found on the Dream Big America website as well.

Following the show, listeners and supporters have the opportunity to vote for their favorite startup company by visiting the Dream Big America website or by texting 'DBA' to 612-22-DREAM (612-223-7326). The voting period ends Wednesday, August 27 at midnight. The startup that receives the highest number of votes will become the August Dream Big Champion. The Dream Big Champion will be announced on the Doug Stephan Good Day Show Friday, August 29.

ICE Medical Cards (www.icemedicalcard.com), founded by Tom Force, is an emergency data retrieval system, designed for first responders and doctors to quickly and accurately obtain critical information about an accident victim. Tom Force created ICE Medical Cards because of a personal tragedy, which spurred his passion to make a difference.

Complete The Pair (www.completethepair.com), presented by Ron Ben-Zeev, is a unique sales and marketing technique that is rooted in a humanitarian cause. By sending a single, shrink-wrapped shoe in the mail to a prospective customer through Complete The Pair, sales people are able to facilitate meaningful connections when they bring the shoe's mate the "Complete The Pair," while simultaneously providing a free pair of shoes to a person in need.

Tiger Tiller (www.tillerz.com), invented by Craig Jackson, is a revolutionary blade that bolts right onto a lawnmower, converting it into a rototilling machine. This unique adaptation of conventional lawnmowers allows homeowners to easily create gardens, remove sod, make beds for concrete curbs, and replace dead spots in their lawn.  

You can learn more about Dream Big America at www.DreamBigAmerica.us, www.facebook.com/DreamBigAmerica, and www.twitter.com/DreamBigUSA.  

For more information about the Dream Big America competition or to schedule an interview with any of the Dream Big America participants please call Beth Chapman at 816.835.0306 or Email.

Media Contacts:    
Beth Chapman, Dream Big America              
816.835.0306, Email

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