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Shelby Blondell has done it again. The Sheller, which is a stainless steel tool that is part-crab mallet, part-knife, part-bottle opener invented by the Baltimore entrepreneur, won the $30,000 grand prize at Salisbury University’s semi-annual Ratcliffe Foundation Shore Hatchery entrepreneurship competition.

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Well hello there you, shiny, bold , Beautiful thing 
I’ve been eager to show you and today is the day! 
NEW- THE SHELLER is here- Available now on Etsy, Amazon and at the Makers of Maryland Pop Up Shop just in time for your weekend celebrations 
304- 11 GA- #4 stainless steel. Maryland made. Laser cut- dark laser engraved- hand sanded and tagged with love 


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Out Of Her Shell

At first glance, it might seem like Baltimore songwriter/singer Shelby Blondell has it all. The 24-year-old only began writing and performing about 5 years ago, but her fame has skyrocketed—her original songs are a hit on the European charts, and she has opened for everyone from a cappella group Pentatonix to Howie Day to Disney Channel star Sabrina Carpenter....

Yep, music isn’t Blondell’s only creative outlet. She is also the inventor of a crab sheller/bottle opener hybrid called The Sheller


Seriel Entrepreneur

With just a guitar, a sketchbook and a pen, Shelby Blondell, B.S. '15, a candidate for the University of Baltimore MBA, is setting herself up to be the founder of a future empire based on creative abilities and highly personalized impulses. This gutsy young entrepreneur, a native of Linthicum, Md., and the daughter of a family with a successful event-planning business, embodies the UBalt ethos of "self-starter, but with some great help."

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