Posted on January 27, 2020

Winner of the National Investment Forum Prize worth $3,500

MindStand Technologies

Michael Ogunsanya,

MindStand Technologies is a safety management tool that detects online harassment, hate speech, and other troubling behaviors.  Mindstand provides an Artificial Intelligence platform trained by Clinical Psychologists.

Runner Up – Winner of the Nessa Consulting Prize worth $1,000  

Icarus Medical   

David   Johnson, CEO and President  434-242-0258                    

Icarus has developed a new class of knee brace – a tri-compartment unloader – for the nearly 30 million people with knee arthritis.                          

Special Mention


Blaise Telemaque Founder-CEO btelemaque@breezeshare.com609-817-5121

Breezeshare is a collaboration platform for music creators to work together in real time from anywhere in the world.


Allen Pulsifer