StarterStudio Graduates Its Tenth Tech Accelerator Class
Prominent Central Florida innovation hub will hold Demo Day for its tenth class and 100th startup
The graduating companies are keen to add to the impact of former graduates of StarterStudio's two accelerators that have so far racked up the creation of 1,000-plus jobs and raised more than $20 million in investment capital.
The companies that will pitch to an audience of civic leaders, entrepreneurs, investors, and other professionals, are:
BatterEASE - Gives electronic waste a second life in new, clean energy kits that empower underserved communities with an opportunity to escape the cycle of poverty.
Carnooba - An on-demand mobile car detailing app.
GoGoPowerJuice - Convenient mobile power relief for on-the-go travelers through the rideshare system.
Grand Openings - Fosters economic development and creates community brand loyalty by connecting consumers to businesses in their area.
Gratsee - Makes it easy for restaurants and workers to find each other.
Ridesurf - A real ride sharing app for people traveling in the same direction.
Vohesu PAL - Vohesu's Voice Activated Physician Assistants, on Amazon Alexa and Google Home, help healthcare providers improve patient outcomes and increase the value of care for patients living with chronic diseases.
Water Ping - Phone app and smart water coaster that tracks drinking and gives you visual updates using red, green, and blue light.
XMDocs - International logistics platform that provides real-time tracking and automation for every shipment.
Ahead of Demo Day, Donna Mackenzie, Executive Director of StarterStudio, offers: "This is an incredible milestone for us, our tenth class of idea stage startups and our 100th company graduating from our two accelerators. We have outstanding innovators in this class. I think the attendees will be intrigued by the products presented, but also feel pride in Central Florida's thriving startup scene."
StarterStudio will announce the opening of applications for its next accelerator program this week.
StarterStudio is a pioneering hub for innovative and tech-enabled entrepreneurs that empowers and provides resources for entrepreneurs, creatives, and innovators to begin, grow, and flourish in Florida. Through community education programs, accelerators, funding, and collaborative work spaces, StarterStudio fosters a community—serving as a platform for the ideas of the future. For more information about StarterStudio, visit https://www.starterstudio.org/
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