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Cytilife: Transforming how students work, live and play.

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ByME: Skip the line, save more, buy better.

ByME was started in 2012 to conveniently connect customers and businesses. With that core mission, ByME has evolved into a mobile payment platform that gives businesses their own app and ability to...
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deltPRO: Matching candidate work style to hiring needs for a thriving workplace

Founded in 2017, deltPRO seeks to help organizations get more people into positions where they’ll thrive.  The idea for deltPRO was driven by a common frustration; too often people were hired with...
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Basin Commerce: Online Bulk Freight Logistics

In a nutshell, it was “Commodity guy meets eCommerce guy in a bar one night” and Basin Commerce was born. Back in 2015, Tom Venable (Basin Co-founder/CEO) met a friend, Scott Stefan (Basin...
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Hydra FPV: Drone Racing Entertainment Tech

Matt Otterstatter, Joel Stewart and Marty Wetherall saw drone racing and envisioned a world of possibilities for new sports with video built in. From there, Hydra FPV was born. In 2017, the team...
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blog - Apr 5, 2018

Tinket: The calendar that makes scheduling easy

Tinket was founded in 2016 by Hayes Batson, Michael Sigel and Elliot Robia based on the idea that scheduling a meeting should be as easy as sending a text.
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blog - Apr 4, 2018

Thrivors: The Cancer Care Companion

Cathy Skinner says, "Twenty years ago, cancer came to my house" when her dad was diagnosed with a rare blood cancer. His cancer journey inspired her to launch the digital health platform called Thrivors with co-founder Eric...
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blog - Apr 3, 2018

ProcessBolt: Vendor Risk Management Platform

Gaurav Gaur and Dan Gardner founded ProcessBolt in 2017 after being subject to vendor security expectations and reporting requirements in previous roles.  They noticed there was a wide range of disparate processes for each...
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blog - Apr 2, 2018

Extempore: The Speaking Practice App

Founded in 2015, Extempore stemmed from one founder's work as a Spanish professor at St. Thomas. She was frustrated by how cumbersome it was to schedule oral exams with her 90 students, since it involved scheduling 90 separate...
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blog - Oct 9, 2017

It’s Time to Take Back Your Health

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