RoadPitch, a multi-city pitch tour for pre-seed black tech founders, is coming to Boston on February 1st with 5 black tech startups within the Fintech, Robotics/MarTech, Agritech, Digital Health, and the B2B Saas Industries. We’d love to invite local Boston angel investors to come to listen to our demos at MassRobotics.
5 RoadPitch Startups:
[AgTech] Company name: Agriwater. CEO: Bianca Bailey, PhD
Agriwater’s technology eliminates costly violations for toxic dumping, reduced labor time and cost to fix clogged irrigation lines from sewage biosolids and reduces $100k water bill used for animal management. Agriwater’s process treats animal sewage and beverage waste. We can also turn the waste into potable water that can be reused onsite. We also will integrate a carbon credit model for decarbonizing animal waste. Their tech also encompasses a real-time water quality analysis via Internet of Things which is important for farmers.
[Robotics/MarTech] Company name: Yateou. CEO: Dayo McIntosh
Yateou, a unique solution to the lack of safe and inclusive cosmetic products, is a tech-enabled sustainable clean beauty and wellness brand. Incorporating our patented consumer-facing robot, we create all natural, vegan, cruelty-free and chemical-free haircare, skincare and aromatherapy products made with 10 ingredients or less for experiential retail, mass customization, and operational efficiency. In 5 years, they anticipate owning a sizeable share of their SOM, as a result of monetizing and capitalizing on their robotic application.
[Digital Health] Company Name: DUES24. CEO: Vanessa K. Williams-Harvey
Their app, HippoCLIN, provides a safe, affordable, and true-to-life electronic environment for nursing students to navigate, train, learn, and gain valuable experience and competence with the use of Electronic health records(EHRs). This app connects all the dots for the nursing student and introduces the new way to provide patient care by incorporating the use of an electronic health record. Nursing students need vital training in EHR documentation and navigation as this is a vital component of professional nursing.
[FinTech] Company Name: TicketAvengers. CEO: DeAngelo Smith
TicketAvengers is an E-wallet for travelers to make paying traveling expenses frictionless. They provide diversified payment options like tap-to-pay and no-credit check installment loans to handle tickets, court fees, car rentals, gas, and airline tickets. They have lending partners and bank partners for card issuing.