CPR LifeWrap


Motivated by experiences in her own life, Felicia started an entrepreneurial journey to create a simple life-saving device. CPR LifeWrap is a disposable plastic guide designed to cover the mouth and upper body that provides simple instructions for people with little or no CPR training. Felicia took her initial idea to LAUNCH Chattanooga, where she [...]

Wind River Tiny Homes


Jeremy Weaver pitched his business idea for a tiny home building company (500 sq. ft and less) at the Outdoor & Sustainability edition of Will This Float?. Following that event, he enrolled in the spring CO.LAB Accelerator, and since then the company has been steadily gathering momentum and followers. They have come to be recognized [...]



After pitching her idea for "honest clothing" at Will This Float? 2013 and winning second place, Temperate Clothing founder Ongeleigh Underwood went on to take her company through the CO.LAB Accelerator and established an office and workspace in the Business Development Center on Chattanooga's Northshore. Temperate's mission is to create "clothes to live by…stylish basics [...]

Rangemark Textiles


Rangemark is a textile studio that was born out of Kathryn Allison's passion for pattern making and inspired by her great-grandfather's coastal Maine painting studio of the same name. Each Rangemark piece is crafted in America by hand from organic linen, with slight variations within each piece that make it one-of-a-kind. Rangemark's mission is to bring [...]

Granola Products


First Place Winner | Will This Float? 2013 // Founded by brothers Kelsey and Conner Scott, Granola makes handcrafted, high-quality products for climbing and outdoor use. When they first participated at our annual Will This Float? pitch competition, their locally produced offerings already graced the shelves of regional sporting goods stores. In addition to being the judges’ pick [...]

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