A huge shoutout to everyone involved: our teams, volunteers, judges, sponsors, bands, emcee, vendors and American Tobacco Campus, for donating their space to hold this event.
This year’s grand total of donations from the teams and community members came to 13,500 pounds, translating to 11,000 meals for those in need at Durham nonprofits Housing for New Hope and the Food Bank!
Our team’s designs were fantastic this year – congratulations on your hard work! The 2013 winners:
Best Overall Corporate: RDK Engineers
Best Overall Non-Corporate: Students sponsored by Whole Foods
Most Creative: Riverside High School
Most Complex: Stewart Inc.
Most Food Raised: Freelon
People’s Choice: Smith+Gardner
Thank you to our Emcee, Frank Stasio, our live music Embers End, Sarah Shook & the Devil, and Lonnie Walker, our food trucks and local breweries!
A special thanks also goes out to this year’s panel of judges, which included the City of Durham’s Honorable Mayor Bill Bell. Michael Hining, President of MHAworks, Sherry DeVries of the Durham Arts Council, Adrian Brown of the Durham Chamber, and Bill Kalkhof, former President of DDI.
Check out the rest of this year's photos at our Facebook page!