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Calvin Carter is a Finalist for Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year Award

Calvin Carter, Bottle Rocket’s founder and president, has been announced as a finalist for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2013 Award in the Southwest Area North.

The awards program recognizes high-growth entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. To see the full list of finalists, click here.

Finalists were selected from nearly 100 nominations by a panel of independent judges, Award winners will be announced at a special gala event on June 22, 2013 at the Sheraton Downtown Dallas in Dallas, Texas.

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Fancy Friday: Kentucky Derby Style!

Rocketeers have plenty to celebrate this Fancy Friday! Last week, we successfully launched DerbyMe, a mobile app that captures the social aspect of the Kentucky Derby. Get the app in time for this weekend, the 139th running of the event at Churchill Downs.

In the spirit of good fun and an excuse to wear a crazy hat - behold our fancy Rocketeers!

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One of Bottle Rocket Apps' latest applications has given a fast-food bird some new wings.

Chick-fil-A's latest version of its mobile app, released last week for iOS, allows customers to order and pay via their smartphone. The app allows customers to use the new features at more than 130 locations, with more expected to roll out in 2015.

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