The night was electric, the audience was lit, and Lu Yin, CEO of UC San Diego-incubated startup, Ocella, walked away with the $30,000 grand prize at the 2017 John G. Watson Quick Pitch Competition!! Ocella is developing printable, stretchable, flexible battery technologies that could enable wearable fabrics and stretchable LED displays to carry their own power source.
Congratulations: Lu Yin, Ocella; Kevin Liang, Aqua Design Innovations; Cody Barbo, Trust & Will; Paul Swaney, Enspero; Jennifer Cosco, Envy; Erik Groset, Fantasy Sports Co; Ash Robinson, Fit4Mom; Corey Mack, LAFORGE Optical; Greg Houlgate, Oska Wellness; Cody Russell, Tunnel Vision VR
Shout outs: QP sponsors and attendees, Court Turner, QP judges and coaches, Tech Coast Angels San Diego, San Diego Venture Group, Amy Vavrunek, TCA analysts, Reality Changers, and other volunteers.
See you at the 2018 John G. Watson Quick Pitch Competition. That’s it for Season 1 of Startup Talk with Millard & Andrew. Let’s get started…