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Taiwan Merchants Association (TMA) and Taiwanese American Professionals – New York (TAP-NY) are proud to launch our 2nd annual Entrepreneur Challenge & Competition (ECC). Our aim is to create a platform for Taiwanese Americans to showcase their entrepreneurial spirit and inspire the community. Learn more about our competition at competition.tap-ny.org.
Join us for our final competition day where our top contenders will present their plans to a panel of guest judges. We'll have over $10,000 in unrestricted cash prizes for the winner(s). Come to support your friends and vote for your Audience Favorite, who will take home $1,000!
BenchPals is building a community for scientists through software that makes lab and data sharing easy and interactive. As scientists, the cofounders of BenchPals have identified problems in the way laboratories are currently run that result in decreased research productivity and squandered funds. The solution is mobile applications that will enable researchers to digitally manipulate their experimental protocols with ease, allowing them to share information among colleagues and advisors simultaneously keeping valuable data and IP secure via cloud storage.
Online food delivery is a $14B industry, and BringMeThat is the only online platform that can serve the entire market. We utilize proprietary algorithms to acquire restaurants, which allows us to enter thousands of markets that sales-driven companies like Grubhub and Seamless can't. 80% of the population, predominantly in small to mid-sized cities, are underserved in the online food delivery space and BringMeThat is well-positioned to quickly capture this market. We're currently in 10,000 delivery restaurants right now in 10 states and are growing very quickly.
LifeGuard Games creates mobile games to help kids stay healthy. Our first series of games is Wellapets, for kids with health conditions like asthma, food allergy and diabetes. With Wellapets, kids care for a virtual pet on phones and tablets. Each Wellapet has the same health condition as its user. We design our games such that caring for Wellapets teaches users how to manage their own health and offers a friendly companion. Our greater vision is to develop a suite of apps, encompassing different health conditions and game genres, to address the global challenge of behavioral health management.
MakeAnything is a technology kit community that helps foster a new culture of STEM (Science Technology Engineering Mathematics) through providing creative, affordable, and accessible technology project kits and supporting an educational community among its users of all backgrounds. We believe that, with the right tool and instructions, we can all make anything and everything!
Nomz serves busy people "nearly-ready" Asian recipes that are savory and save time.
Quotesome is a place to collect, discover, and curate your own collection of quotes. While anybody can use and benefit from Quotesome, Quotesome's main customers are universities and bookstores. Quotesome tackles the frustrations of the academic community with an accuracy mechanism, and partners with bookstores and content publishers to help them drive sales.
Threadmason has solved the #1 reason why men hate shopping and #1 reason why men do not purchase clothes online – FIT. Threadmason has thrown-out the generic sizing method of Small/Medium/Large and built from the ground up shirt sizes based on men’s body types and forms. They’ve assembled an all-star team of veteran menswear designers and makers, crunched reams of data on men’s body measurements and went through countless rounds of prototyping. Just enter 3 basic measurements and get paired with one of their proprietary sizes that will fit you perfectly. This is the future of menswear. Made in NYC.
“Thoughtful food for thoughtful people.”
Our mission is to deliver simple, nutritional and delicious food. More and more consumers want to know what they are putting in their bodies and it's not ingredients with long unfamiliar names. Food is not just fuel; it is synonymous to life-long health and well-being.
Umame Nuts is a handmade seaweed nut cluster featuring a lightly roasted Tai Cai seaweed. Made without the use of salt or preservatives, it is an all-natural blend of ingredients comprising of lightly roasted seaweed, organic brown rice crisps and various blends of nuts and dried fruit.