Since inception in 2004 we've invested $9.6 million in 47 startup companies in Kentucky and our investments keep growing. Here is a list of current companies who are receiving angel funding from us.
Smart Farm Systems
Smart Farm Systems Inc. is an agriculture technology company that is developing products and services to maximize irrigation effectiveness and minimize wasted water and energy. Smart Farm offers a suite of intelligent sensors and intuitive software that can remotely manage irrigation pumps via a mobile device.
Hera BioLabs is a contract research organization (CRO) supporting the pharmaceutical industry. Hera is focused on the implementation of Precision Toxicology™. Hera’s technology includes humanized rodents and engineered cell lines for producing more rapid, consistent and clinically-relevant data.
Helping Patients Take Their Next Breath. Liberate Medical’s VentFree device is a respiratory electrical muscle stimulator that is designed to reduce the number of days a patient spends on mechanical ventilation. The device may reduce the time required to wean a patient from mechanical ventilation.
Onovative creates powerful communication software that puts control back in the hands of community banks and credit unions. Onovative’s software technology sits behind the company’s firewall and securely sends user data back to Core iQ – Onovative’s cloud platform. From there, data can be sold, manipulated, and used for targeted marketing.
Giving Water Intensive Industries Access to Affordable and Environmentally Friendly Clean Water. Leveraging i-CDI technology licensed from UK, PowerTech Water will provide low cost, environmentally friendly water treatment with increased productivity. PowerTech Water recently won the Imagine H2O Accelerator 2019 Award.
Catalyst technologies for industry’s most demanding applications. Pyrochem Catalyst Company is developing specialty catalyst products based on technology licensed from the US Dept of Energy National Laboratories. Applications include fuel cells, automotive, gas synthesis, a chemical refining.
Using the Internet of Things (IoT) to help industrial manufacturers and suppliers build tight relationships with their customers. Scante’s apps integrate IoT data from connected products with support content, parts, services, and interactions that are the day to day activities of almost every industrial business.
Scheduling solutions for insurance companies, independent adjusting (IA) firms, and adjusters. Schedule It’s software technology provides solutions for independent insurance adjusters and firms to respond more quickly and efficiently to a disaster, helping homeowners collect on their claims.