Spot On Sciences wins 2014 Global Venture Competition (part of the 5th Annual We Own It Summit)

http://www.weownitsummit.org/global-venture-competition/

May 1, 2014

Spot On Sciences has won the 2014 Global Venture Competition, presented by Astia and The NextWomen at the 5th Annual We Own It Summit in Philadelphia on May 1, 2014.

 

Spot On Sciences has won the 2014 Global Venture Competition, presented by Astia and The NextWomen at the 5th Annual We Own It Summit in Philadelphia on May 1, 2014. Selected from over 100 applications, Spot On Sciences was awarded the Grand Prize sponsored by White and Williams LLP, Astia Angels and the generosity of Ilya and Irene Nykin.

Five finalists were invited to present at the Global Venture Competition in front of a live audience of preeminent venture capitalists and investors along with an esteemed panel of judges. The finalist were: Hire an Esquire; 30Second Mobile; Intern Avenue; Spot On Sciences and DayOne Response.

Spot On Sciences impressed the Global Venture Competition judges, gathered from across the investment community.

Spot On Sciences develops innovative medical devices that revolutionize collection and storage of biological fluids for diagnostic testing and medical research. Initial products, HemaFormâ„¢ and HemaSpotâ„¢, enable remote collection of blood samples, offering solutions for clinical trials, biobanking, home-based diagnostics, military field medicine and population studies.

Now in its fifth year, the We Own It Summit took place on May 1-2 and convened visionaries, thought-leaders, idea generators, game-changers and disrupters to identify paths of success for women high-growth entrepreneurs.

The We Own It Summit was hosted by convening organization Alliance of Women Entrepreneurs. The Global Venture Competition was presented by Astia and The NextWomen, sponsored by White & Williams LLP, Astia Angels and the generosity of Ilya and Irene Nykin.