Corporate Innovation

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April 2018

NOLAHI Challenge Winners Announced

By |April 2nd, 2018|Challenges, Corporate Innovation, Crowdfunding, Economic Development, Government, Healthcare, Hospital, Innovation, Open Innovation, Payer, Pilot, Startups|

    We are pleased to report that out of over 140 teams that applied to win our New Orleans Health Innovators Crowd Challenge, sponsored by BCBS Louisiana, Ochsner Health Systems, Stone Pigman, Tulane Health System, Lafayette General Foundation, Lookfar, Capital One, Launchpad, The Warehouse, The Shop, and the New Orleans Bioinnovation Center and organized [...]

December 2017

MedStartr Announces Winners of MedMo17 – its annual Healthcare Pitch Contest

By |December 7th, 2017|Awards and Honors, Challenges, Corporate Innovation, Crowdfunding, Crowds that Care, Crowdsourcing, Entrepreneurship, Equity Crowdfunding, Events, Healthcare, Healthcare & Social Media, Innovation, Mentors, Partnerships, Pharma, Press, Projects, Startups|

New York City - December 7, 2017 -  MedStartr, Inc. the healthcare-only crowdfunding and investment platform today announced the winners of MedMo17 Crowd Challenge held at MedStartr Momentum 2017, its annual two-day conference in New York. More than 100 different startups competed throughout the year for cash, investments and in-kind prizes totaling up to $2M, [...]

December 2015

Healthcare Innovation Rule # 6: Get Buzz(ed)

By |December 6th, 2015|Challenges, Corporate Innovation, Crowdfunding, Entrepreneurship, Get Funded, Healthcare, Healthcare & Social Media, Innovation, Pharma, Projects, Social Media, Startups, Use Social Media|

Little propels a startup like great buzz and one of the four things we think crowdfunding and events drive is awareness.  Once people are talking about you there is a palpable buzz around your brand.  Nowhere was this more prevalent than at MedMo15 the other day where we got over 12.5 million impressions on Twitter [...]

October 2014

Badass Billionaire Addict

By |October 31st, 2014|Challenges, Corporate Innovation, Crowdfunding, Crowds that Care, Entrepreneurship, Healthcare, Innovation, Open Innovation, Projects, Startups|

While I was walking across Manhattan this morning I was thinking about potential Halloween costumes for tonight and being a former scientist that left a promising career under, let's just say non-ideal, circumstances, Walter White came to mind. He was a character I identified with, not in an amoral Crystal Meth lab maker kind of [...]

June 2013

We need your help to reach 14 million Cancer Survivors

By |June 14th, 2013|Corporate Innovation, Crowdfunding, Crowds that Care, ePatients, Funding, Healthcare, Healthcare & Social Media, Manage Your Campaign, Projects, Use Social Media|

To make the best new apps for cancer care, we want to get feedback and insight from patients and doctors who want to give or get better cancer care. Makes sense right? Ask your customers what ideas and features they like best and you will get a better product. But how do we connect innovators [...]