LaunchPad Alumni, Eyedaptic Augmented Reality Visual Aid Granted Patent to Further Aid those with Macular Degeneration and Low Vision

Laguna Hills, CA — Jan 21, 2021 — Eyedaptic, Inc., a natural vision software company, announced today they were recently granted their first out of nine pending patents. Additionally, Eyedaptic launched an Equity Crowdfunding Campaign to increase awareness and introduce...

Allergan Aesthetics Enters Into Option to Acquire Cypris Medical, a LaunchPad Alumni Company

Post from PRNewswire.com

IRVINE, Calif., Jan. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Allergan Aesthetics, an AbbVie company (NYSE: ABBV), announced that it has entered into a warrant agreement with Cypris Medical, a privately held, medical device company based in Chicago. Following...

PPP Round 2: What small business owners need to do right now to get help

Originally from Syracuse.com

Syracuse, N.Y. — The $900 billion stimulus relief bill contains $284 billion for a second round of loans to small businesses under the federal government’s Paycheck Protection Program.

The U.S. Small Business Administration approved 5 million...

Octane Announces Linda DiMario as Director of Community Engagement

ALISO VIEJO, January 12, 2021. Octane announced today that they are contracting with Linda DiMario to serve as Director, Community Engagement leading Octane Foundation for Innovation (OFI). In this role, Linda will manage four key initiatives under OFI including STEM...

Solving the Starving Artist Syndrome- From LaunchPad Alumni, Trubify

Most musicians cannot make a living making music. Trubify – winner of Octane LaunchPad’s People’s Choice Award at the 2020 Technology Innovation Forum – is on a mission to change that by helping to solve ‘starving artist syndrome’.

Trubify is a disruptive live music...

How ERP Drives Startup Growth

Starting a business is a thrill unlike any other. The potential of a big idea entices investors to believe, and fund, a vision. It’s an achievement few can claim. But venture success or failure will largely depend on HOW the idea is brought to market. The idea must become a...