The final Make48 regional event for 2023 unfolded with excitement in Bentonville, as seven exceptional teams gathered at the state-of-the-art Integrated Design Lab within the NW Arkansas Community College. These teams came together to tackle the T-Mobile “Great Outdoors” challenge. The entire experience was captured by Stellar Image Studios, who have now unveiled the sizzle reel that captures the essence of this intense 48-hour event.
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The heart of the competition lay in the creative talents of seven teams, hailing from different corners of Arkansas. From the very inception of their ideas to the construction of prototypes, these teams had the unwavering support of Tool Techs, mentors, and a dedicated team of volunteers who guided them through the grueling process. The competition was more than a testament to the power of teamwork; it was a display of innovation at its finest. But, it didn't stop there.
A local synergy of companies, organizations, and individuals, from OZ Brands; The University of Arkansas; Delta School; Heartland Forward; Visit Bentonville; The Greater Bentonville Area Chamber Commerce; Visit Bentonville; Outdoor ECOM; Plug and Play Northwest; NorthWest Arkansas Community College and Rick's Bakery, lent their support, making the event even more significant.
The top two teams will represent their city on the national stage in North Little Rock, AR at Nationals in November of this year. With the support of NWACC leadership, local Bentonville companies, mentors, and volunteers, the teams rose to the challenge and delivered amazing ideas. As the winners prepare to be revealed, the event's sizzle video offers a glimpse into the intense creativity and dedication that characterized this remarkable competition.
As the excitement continues to build, keep an eye on Make48 for updates on when the full episodes of the event will be released. Viewers can catch the action on the This Old House Makers Channel and soon on YouTube. For more thrilling highlights from the city regional competitions, head over to Make48's YouTube channel, and don't forget to hit that subscribe button to stay updated on all the electrifying developments in the world of Make48. The journey has just begun, and there's much more to come!