Members of the Rumie team – from left, Sam Pennock, Carson Zylic, Patrick Phillips and Tanner McCraney – make their pitch to judges in the final round of the Gillespie Business Plan competition. The group took first place in the competition with their buy/sell app for college students. 

OXFORD • What began as a desire to rid themselves of a few lamps has turned into a prize-winning business idea for four Ole Miss students.


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