High Tech Rochester Inc. has selected 13 teams from a pool of 33 applicants for the second season of the Lean LaunchPad program, funded by the Max and Marian Farash Charitable Foundation.
The program is a free 12-week program aimed at helping startups get off the ground.
The HTR LaunchPad offers startups one year of mentoring services and access to HTR’s facilities. The program is for Rochester-area software and Web-based teams developing applications such as portable Web-based devices, cloud computing and mobile apps.
The 13 teams are:
- Providentia Healthcare Analytics (Karan Mehrotra)
- Digitronik Development Labs Inc. (Stephen Mokey)
- Kavyar LLC (Justin Kramer)
- Coterie (Letitia Elizabeth)
- CityWhisk Ltd. (Stacey Lampell)
- eStork (John Loncz)
- DogWays LLC (Andrew Simon)
- Tour Blend (Brian O'Keefe)
- GlassPay (Guy Paddock)
- Clinical Trial Innovations CTiX @iCardiac (Thuan Pham)
- DealerTeam.com (Adam Grossman)
- 12 Parsecs Design (Robert Handsfield)
- Quantum Pre, Inc. (Anuradha Tanwar )
“Each team has great potential yet all could likely benefit from experienced advisers and additional resources for bringing their concepts to the marketplace,” said Michael Riedlinger, LaunchPad program director, in a statement. “By using the HTR LaunchPad approach, a startup team learns what needs to be done to address specific customer needs, rapidly adapt to market requirements and build viable business models to make money from their venture.”
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