A local entrepreneur is won big and earned a large check as part of the Knoxville Area Urban League business pitch competition.
Kayla Mitchell won the contest Monday, beating out a field of qualified candidates. Mitchell created Uplevel Business Management to provide analysis, reports, training, and more to other entrepreneurs.
Through the 10-week co-starters program we’re told she was able to hone her skill set and make her pitch to a panel of judges.
A $5,000 check was presented by Knoxville businessman Randy Boyd.