The teams who participated in the GIGTANK and CO.LAB Accelerator fall cohort will be pitching to the public on January 10 at 6 p.m. at The Granfalloon. Community members will have the chance to meet and greet the teams as well as hear a brief pitch from teams both seeking funding and those that are still in the development stage. Refreshments will be provided.
MEET THE TEAMS
Abbondanza is a wrinkle-reducing skin-care line that uses state-of-the-art technology and comprises mainly organic ingredients.
Ascent Energy Bars are made locally in Chattanooga with ingredients either organic or all natural but still retain a long shelf life.
Dazu is an employee engagement platform that facilitates interpersonal cooperation by providing insights into individual employees’ interpretive frameworks and preferred communications styles.
Checklist Homecare is an online platform that allows families who are spread across the country to become more organized and efficient in the care of aging family members and friends.
mbody, LLC is a Nashville-based, early-stage custom fit bra company that uses proprietary 3D scanning and additive technology to create bras that fit the unique shape and dimensions of each customer.
Mod-Ergo Systems* is a company that seeks to revolutionize simple medical hardware by increasing safety and function in the home without compromising aesthetics.
Planmade is an online life insurance platform that allows individuals to quote, apply, and pay for coverage totally online.
Psynetix Laboratories designs and utilizes proprietary human behavior analytics to instantly identify and disrupt dangerous behavioral patterns before criminals and terrorists act.
SHIPEXPRESS is a service that provides consumers with same-day deliveries for mechanical parts from part retailers.
SquadFund* is a locally driven crowd-lending platform that connects small businesses with individual lenders in the form of crowd-funded business loans.
The STEAM Train**
The STEAM train develops affordable kits that provides ways for students to expand learning in STEAM—science, technology, engineering, art and math. The company also plans to develop online resources and curriculum to supplement the physical kits.
TrailDrops is an outdoor nutrition company that provides serious trail hikers with customized meal packages for food resupply on long-distance backpacking trips.