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Letter from Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer

 

Ahead of The Rise of the Rest competition in Orlando, Alertgy was sent a congratulatory letter by Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer. We were extremely proud to be named as one of the finalists for the competition, and thank Orlando and Mayor Dyer for being so welcoming.

Alertgy Wins $15,000 Prize In FAU Pitch Deck Competition

 

Florida Atlantic University held their third installment of their pitch deck competition for start-up companies. Competing against various other start-ups, Alertgy took home 1st place, along with a $15,000 prize. This was an amazing opportunity for Alertgy to gather even more name recognition and bring our revolutionary technology into the mainstream!

Alertgy at FAU’s Tech Runaway

 

Alertgy will be at FAU Monday May 1st for Tech Runaway. 7 companies were chosen as finalists, and Alertgy is proud to be one of them! As always, Alertgy loves getting the word out about our revolutionary technology, and is excited for this opportunity.

Alertgy Selected as A Finalist for Rise of The Rest in Orlando

Alertgy has been selected as one of 8 finalist for Rise of the Rest in Orlando Florida. Rise of the Rest is a Venture Capital competition where companies are given the opportunity to pitch in front of investors, with the winner receiving $100,000. Created by Steve Case, the cofounder of AOL, this event will put Alertgy in front of some of the most successful and important investors in the country. 8 finalists were selected from a pool of 152 applicants, and Alertgy is proud to have been one of the finalists. The event will take place on April 29th at Cheyenne Saloon at 128 W. Church Street in downtown Orlando.

 

https://www.bizjournals.com/orlando/news/2019/04/02/billionaire-backed-venture-capital-bus-tour-names.html

Alertgy Traveled To CES in Las Vegas, Nevada

 

Alertgy travled to Las Vegas, Nevada in January to take part in the 2019 Consumer Electronics Show. It was a fantastic opportunity to showcase our revolutionary technology to the more than 180,000 attendees. During the 4 day event, our team met with numerous interested companies and investors, who we look to build relationships with in the future. The show was another successful point in our journey to #StopThePrick!

Florida Today Features Story About Alertgy

 

Florida today, a Brevard based newspaper and online publication, featured Alertgy in a recent online news story. CEO Marc Rippen was interviewed and spoke about the history of the company as well as where Alertgy is today. Rippen explained why the company was founded, stating, “People right now, like my wife, when she pricks herself, she only gets a shot in time. She doesn’t know what it was an hour ago. She doesn’t know if it’s going up or down. She has to make a decision whether to take insulin or to eat, or not to eat — and not really with any amount of security in terms of making the right decision”. The article also talked about upcoming studies at Cleveland Clinic and FDA trials. To read the full article and watch the video, follow the link below!

https://www.floridatoday.com/story/news/2018/12/18/melbourne-diabetes-startup-alertgy-named-one-30-fastest-growing-companies-watch/2312300002/