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A Local Company With a Global Reach

A Local Company With a Global Reach

Joseph Satterfield, Web Editor

January 8, 2015


Filed under CES 2015

Event38, founded by Case Western Reserve University alumnus Jeff Taylor, was at International CES this week to display the company's drones. The company, created three years ago, is headquartered in Akron and has customers in 49 countries around the world. Although the company did not have a live de...

Day two at CES

Day two at CES

Katie Wieser, Executive Editor

January 8, 2015


Filed under CES 2015

It was pretty quiet over at the Case Western Reserve University startup booths today, but it wasn’t because of low traffic. Rather the high level meetings and networks developed during day two of International CES through booth visits and meetings couldn’t be released in the press due to the sensitive ...

The secret to business success

Katie Wieser, Executive Editor

January 7, 2015


Filed under CES 2015

If you want to learn about innovation, marketing and entrepreneurship, there is nowhere better than the International Consumer Electronics Show, held annually in Las Vegas, NV. There are lessons to be learned from the hundreds of conference sessions and keynotes to help businesses at every level. The basic...

CWRU at CES day one

Katie Wieser, Executive Editor

January 7, 2015


Filed under CES 2015

The first day of the International Consumer Electronics Show 2015 is over and the Case Western Reserve University startups have been making an impact. Though traffic was a little slow during the morning, by early afternoon foot traffic was heavy with many industry professionals and press stopping by to...

Carbon Origins takes their Apollo board to CES

Katie Wieser, Executive Editor

January 4, 2015


Filed under CES 2015

Sometimes real innovation is what happens while in the process of solving a different problem. Carbon Origins, an aerospace startup founded in 2013, needed a way to log the data from their rocketry projects so that if a launch went awry, they could figure out why. It was this need which inspired the cr...

Everykey looks towards their next goal as they head to CES 2015

Everykey looks towards their next goal as they head to CES 2015

Katie Wieser, Executive Editor

January 3, 2015


Filed under CES 2015

Everykey is going back to Vegas. After intriguing several potential investors and consumers last year, the startup is returning to the International Consumer Electronics Show. Last January, the product was still being developed and the team was looking to get feedback from the industry to prepare them...

CWRU alumni create healthcare tracking platform; will showcase at Consumer Electronics Show

Katie Wieser, Executive Editor

December 30, 2014


Filed under CES 2015, Uncategorized

A business usually begins with the idea. The perfect product or service to fill a market need. But sometimes, like in the case of SpiroSano, the business began with a great partnership. Jacob Glenn and Radu Iancu worked together and found that they made a great team. Glenn had a strong business sense, ...

Event38 continues path of problem solving through drone technology

Kathleen Wieser, Executive Editor

December 26, 2014


Filed under CES 2015

Jeff Taylor’s path to entrepreneurship had an organic beginning. Using his own money and materials, Taylor was building drones from his home in San Diego and selling them online. While working at 3D Robotics, a corporation known for advanced unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) technology, he realized that...

Health care startup wins big at business competition

Adithi Iyengar, Staff Reporter

November 14, 2014


Filed under Headlines, News

Vineet Erasala, a first-year biomedical engineering and electrical engineering major, has always been interested in how technology has a role in healthcare. From this interest, he and his friends started a company, Genetesis LLC., which recently placed as one of the finalists at 43North, the world’s...

Company founded by CWRU alumnus launches Kickstarter campaign

Company founded by CWRU alumnus launches Kickstarter campaign

Mark Patteson, Staff Reporter

November 7, 2014


Filed under Headlines, News

Everykey, a startup company founded by Case Western Reserve University engineering and computer science alumnus Chris Wentz, recently raised over $25,000 in just two days of its Kickstarter campaign. The campaign, launched on Oct. 29, aims to raise $100,000 by its deadline of Nov. 29. Everykey is a...

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