A new class of startups will pitch VVM registered mentors on Wednesday March 13th in hopes of being accepted into the program. A number of criteria are considered by the mentors in their assessment of each venture, including the seriousness of intent of the founder(s), how coachable they are, and the quality and clarity of the initial presentation.
The new applicants pitching this week are:
ArmHer sells the most effective, affordable and non-lethal products on the market today for personal protection, auto safety and home security.
Bright Halo Technologies empowers citizens with meaningful emergency tools, focusing on Persons With Disabilities (PWD) and the Elderly.
The Bronner Monitor eliminates gas explosions and carbon monoxide poisoning with a patented automatic emergency shut off bracket.
Ziptip innovates the tipping space with a simple mobile payments solution designed specifically for tips and gratuities.
Leafy Green Planet is a social impact company that designs and manufactures eco-friendly toys for kids and pets.
Paper City Pulse is a localized online media company that will improve the spread of information, encourage civic engagement and provide an unparalleled local advertising platform. It combines local news with political commentary, discussion boards, events, business reviews and more.
RealAbroad.com is the world’s first student-only travel community. We help students who are studying or traveling abroad connect with one another, share their experiences and opinions, and find the best places to go and things to do during their abroad experience.
Mentors and guests should register to attend at: http://vvm.eventbrite.com/