Parth Chauhan at 2016 Pitch George!

Inspirational words for students looking to enter the New Venture Competition from the 2016 1st place winning team HomeGrown Farms!

2017 NVC Finalists

Team Summary/Prizes Team Members

Agaport

Agaport

Agaport will be the first online platform to search, compare, and book storage space in Freeports, located within FTZs. 

 

  • Joshua Pulman (GWSB '17)
  • Mimi Shojai (CCAS '17)
  • Tatiana Seikaly (CCAS '17)

Berg Bites

Berg Bites

With heart healthy oats, Omega 3 powerhouses like chia/hemp seeds, Berg Bites are the guilt free snacks that are sinfully delicious!

 

  • Daniel Berg (GWSB '18)
  • Marguerite Bottorff

Bernik

Bernik

A Heads-Up-Display for motorcycles that projects critical information in the rider's forward vision including rear view visibility and blindspots. 

 

  • Nikolaos Beratlis (SEAS '01)
  • Natalia Clementi (SEAS '19)

Clean Condense

Clean Condense

We provide gardeners and growers with clean water to run their operations, in both an affordable and environmentally friendly way. 

 

  • Charles Bayard Carlson (GWSB '18)
  • Spencer Legred (CCAS '17)
  • David Meehan (GWSB '17)
  • Dennis Marquis

drwr

drwr

drwr is an antiques and collectibles e-commerce platform. It improves buyer/seller experience through a user-generated taxonomy system.  

 

  • James Carbone (GWSB '19)
  • Rowland Zhang (ESIA '16)

Fourth Wave Studios

Fourth Wave Studios

Fourth Wave Studios builds Augmented Reality apps which make education material more visual and interactive than ever before. 

 

  • Joseph Schiarizzi (SEAS '18)
GivebutterGivebutter
Givebutter is a social crowdfunding platform for student organizations and nonprofits with a mission of inspiring people to give back.

 

  • Liran Cohen (SEAS '18
  • Max Friedman (GWSB '16)
  • Ari Krasner (ESIA '18)
KnoNapKnoNap KnoNap is a one-of-a-kind discreet napkin with detector cells that test for Date Rape drug presence in various beverages.

 

  • Connor Eberhard (CCAS '17)
  • Danya Sherman (ESIA '19)
  • Connor Varley (SEAS '18)
OpalOpal: Medical Equipment

Opal is a comprehensive equipment management system that delivers the power and efficiency of condition-based maintenance to the healthcare sector.

  • Connor Roberts (SEAS '17)

Forgotten Fruit

The Forgotten Fruit

We create delicious snacks using misshaped produce discarded by our agricultural system, to increase revenue for farmers and decrease waste. 

 

  • Larry Gibbons (GWSB '16)
  • Stephanie Westhelle (GWSB '17)
The Pocket PaletteThe Pocket Palette

The Pocket Palette: A single-serve makeup kit that empowers women to focus on priorities and stop carrying bulky bags.

 
  • Lynda T. Correa Peralta (GWSB '17)
Urgent WellnessUrgent Wellness Urgent Wellness, community-placed community health worker-operated telemedicine and medical vending machines, will redue costs while improving health for vulnerable populations. 
  • John Barabino
  • Luigi Leblanc
  • Freya Spielberg (SPH '92)
  • Aubrey Villalobos (SPH '21)