Meet the Winners of Fall Summit 2018

Published on Dec. 07, 2018

We celebrated the accomplishments of 117 startups at our Fall Summit with 3 full days of pitches, networking, and private meetings. This was the culmination of 6 programs: Brand & Retail, Cybersecurity, Fintech, Food & Beverage, New Materials & Packaging, and Supply Chain. Congratulations to all the startup and corporate winners!

Brand & Retail

Fall Summit 2018 - Brand and Retail Winners

Grupo El Comercio – Grupo El Comercio is the oldest newspaper in Peru and one of the oldest Spanish-language papers in the world. It is one of the most influential media in Peru. View their Website > – is applying machine learning/AI technology to solve complex problems in the e-commerce industry through creating the most advanced product matching and product identification on the market. View their Website >


Fall Summit 2018 - Cybersecurity Winners

US Bank – U.S. Bank is the fifth-largest bank in the country, with 73,000 employees and $462 billion in assets as of December 31, 2017. They provide financial products and services that make banking safe, simple and convenient. View their Website >

Blacksands Inc. – Blacksands, an Enterprise Remote Connectivity leader, provides Dynamic Point-to-Point Encrypted Connections to Applications and Devices. View their Website >


Fall Summit 2018 - Fintech Winners

Toyota Financial Services – Toyota Financial Services (TFS) is the finance brand for Toyota in the United States, offering retail auto financing and leasing through participating dealers and Toyota Motor Credit Corporation (TMCC) and Toyota Lease Trust. View their Website >

RSM –  RSM is a multi-national network of accounting firms, forming the sixth largest accountancy professional services network in the world. View their Website >

Peanut Butter – Peanut Butter offers student loan assistance as a benefit. View their Website >

Food & Beverage

Fall Summit 2018 - Food Winners

DuPont – DuPont and its partners use science-driven innovation to nourish a growing population, build a secure energy future and make the world a safer place. View their Website >

Asarasi – Asarasi has developed a renewable & sustainable source of pure plant-based water adding to the world's drinkable water supply.  View their Website >

New Materials & Packaging

Fall Summit 2018 - New Materials Winners

Georgia-Pacific – Georgia-Pacific is one of the world's leading makers of tissue, pulp, paper, packaging, building products and related chemicals. View their Website >

Is It Fresh – Is It Fresh is digitizing food supply chain through our unique freshtag (combination of sensors and NFC chips) which can be integrated in almost any type of packaging. View their Website >

Supply Chain

Fall Summit 2018 Supply Chain Winners 2

Yamato Holdings Co., Ltd. – Yamato Transport Co., Ltd is one of Japan's largest door-to-door delivery service companies. View their Website >

Ericsson – Ericsson is one of the leading providers of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) to service providers, with about 40% of the world’s mobile traffic carried through their networks. View their Website >

Advanced Voice Research Labs – AVRL is a venture-backed Artificial Intelligence company with arguably the most powerful AI Voice system ever built. View their Website >