Friday, May 12, 2017
Q1: Stamford Winners
Drew Lambert email@example.com 203-249-6310
Waze for Marine Weather.
Comment: A rare new company that has discovered a vast new market – accurate local boating weather. But execution before big players get interested is the key question given the new device requirements.
Shem Lachhman firstname.lastname@example.org 516-728-2911
Comment: A patented solution for continuous measuring of blood pressure in hospitals. Needs buy-in from institutions.
Comment: A scrappy start with a low cost SEO product “for the rest of us.” Still early in development..
Hugh Seaton email@example.com 203-524-9539
Aquinas Training Makes Mobile & VR Software for Management Training. We solve the key failing of all training programs - retention. By sending mobile notifications, and tying these to compelling experiences, including our AquinasVR mobile virtual reality experience, companies can ensure employees retain and apply their training.
Comment: While “Ed-Tech” has a narrow band of potential investors this improved pitch won some fans.
Michelle Carter firstname.lastname@example.org 9143159557
NewsFundr is platform for independent journalists which removes the influence of advertisers, editors and power brokers on the news.
Comment: By dropping some big media names this pitch got some attention but needs to address the really big question – can it help big media companies make the news business profitable again?