Brave Launch Graduates Their First Class

Brave Launch Graduates Their First Class

Congratulations to the graduates of Brave Launch, a business accelerator developed by Bradley University’s Turner Center for Entrepreneurship. After 7 weeks of business model development focused on lean methodologies and customer discovery, startup teams presented their fine-tuned business models to the public and potential investors during Pitch Day last week.

We want to congratulate all of the teams who participated:

ALM Productions (PopXFit) – Peoria, IL

Fitness focused company transforming the lives of individuals by redefining exercise as fun, affordable, convenient, and accessible.

 Eat & Evolve – East Peoria, IL

A nutrition-focused company that is the first and only healthy meal delivery service in the Peoria area delivering freshness, quality and convenience to achieve continuous customer satisfaction.

 Golf Score Changer – Clinton, IL

An innovative company working to help improve the game of golf with simple solutions for any level golfer.

Natural Fiber Welding – Peoria, IL

Technology company focused on the production and manufacture of sustainable materials that outperform petroleum-based analogues for applications ranging from building materials to wearable electronics.

Neuroquantel – Peoria, IL

Multi-disciplinary team from OSF Healthcare developing a user-friendly medical device capable of providing a near real-time quantitative measure of strength in patients suffering from ALS, while also being suitable for providing telehealth consults to rural physicians.

Notionovus™ – Morton, IL

Technology company building a software platform for democratizing middleware. It is expected to drastically reduce information technology costs.

 Dukes Business Consulting – Peoria, IL

A magazine publishing company that is shaping and equipping the minds of the future generation, by strategically promoting biblical principles and influencing readers to pursue, discover and fulfill their purpose.

The Oakford Group – Peoria, IL

Founded by licensed physical therapists, The Oakford Group, LLC, has created a home exercise product designed to provide quality manual therapy treatment techniques that were once only available in the therapy clinic.

MassIt – Peoria, IL

Fitness focused team developing an innovative device that allows gym users to quickly break through plateaus and increase strength using a wide variety of gym equipment. The system will enable gyms to increase their member retention and draw in new members.