Portfolio News

Emerging Health IT Start-up OmniLife Adds Seasoned Executive Paul Winandy to Board of Directors

Emerging healthcare IT start-up OmniLife has added industry-experienced professional Paul Winandy to its Board of Directors. Paul Winandy, a health IT and SaaS start-up CEO, has been an executive leader in four successful technology startups, each of which were named to the prestigious Inc. 500 list of fastest-growing businesses and concluded with successful exits. Read more >>

MIN 134 Women Founders 2020

WEBOS Week 2020 is a curated week of programming and events hosted by partners throughout the City of Boston, focused on building networks, identifying resources and strengthening the Women Entrepreneurship ecosystem. In light of the pandemic, this year the sixth annual WEBOS Week will be “virtual” – October 19-23rd. Archer Roose on list. Read more >>

Aircuity Celebrates National Energy Awareness Month

Aircuity (www.aircuity.com), the indoor air quality company, today celebrated National Energy Awareness Month by recognizing the work done by Aircuity’s cutting-edge clients to reduce their energy impact in the laboratory, K-12 school, university and commercial office industries. By optimizing ventilation with Aircuity, these facilities are significantly reducing both their energy consumption and their carbon footprint, and have saved 76 Billion MBtus to date. Read more >>

Skin-care product based on U of T Engineering research donated to health-care workers fighting COVID-19

A U of T Engineering spinoff company has donated its entire stock of skin-care product to health-care workers fighting the global pandemic. Several years ago, Professor Milica Radisic (BME, ChemE) and her team developed a peptide-hydrogel biomaterial that prompts skin cells to “crawl” toward one another. The material was initially designed to help close the chronic, non-healing wounds often associated with diabetes, such as bed sores and foot ulcers. Shortly thereafter, the technology was spun out into Quthero, Inc. […]

Major League Baseball Teams Stand by ZetrOZ’s SAM 2.0 Ability to Help Athletes Recover From Muscle Injury Without Surgery

SAM 2.0, an FDA-cleared 2020 bio regenerative medical device that helps reduce pain associated with tendon, ligament, and muscle injuries has received positive feedback from athletes at nearly every skill level for its ability to penetrate deep into the tissue. Most notably, athletic staff from a number of professional major league baseball teams have shared their positive experiences with Sustained Acoustic Medicine-SAM, and its ability to accelerate the natural healing process without the need for surgery. Read more >>

Community helps Bryan man get life-changing technology

An amazing piece of technology has opened up a whole new world for a Williams County man. eSight glasses use a camera, a computer, high definition video and OLED screens to help people see. Benjamin Murray got his first pair four years ago. He received the latest version this week, and it’s all because of the generosity of a lot of people. Read more >>