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In 2013/2014 the Boise Young Professionals and Boise Metro Chamber of Commerce kicked off b|launched  jr., the extension of the b|launched program, which was developed and managed by Boise Young Professionals. In 2015, b|launched jr. will become U Lead Idaho; which will be run and led by the Idaho Digital Learning Academy and have a state-wide presence.  To learn more about U Lead Idaho go to:


Thank you to:

2014 b|launched Jr. School Advisors:
Marta Wilson, Bishop Kelly High School; Heather Marr, Boise High; Lori Lodge, Timberline High School; and Jeanne Paseman, Centennial High School.

2014 b|launched Jr. Team Mentors included:
Raino Zoller, PSiFlow Technology; Krissa Wrigley, Wrigley & Assoc., University of Phoenix, CWI; Wyatt Werner, Boise Classic Movies; Faisal Shah, AppDetex; Mike Markley, Aquent Technologies; Alina Vaynberg,; and Nate McIntyre and Sam Cramer, Follow & Fund.

2014 b|launched Jr. judges included:
Mayor Dave Bieter, Boise; Ron Berning, META; Mike Ruffner, Food Services of America; Ken Holsinger;; Matt Purcell, Perkins Coie; Molly Lenty, Wells Fargo; Eileen Barber, Keynetics; Jefferson Jewell, CAPROCK Group; and Kristi Saucerman,