WellAdapt, Inc up against 12 startups in Santa Barbara Startup Mashup 2017


             Photo courtesy: The Sandbox

          WellAdapt, Inc., a digital therapeutic startup, is competing against 12 other startups in the first Santa Barbara Startup Mashup 2017 according to the competition’s official website. 

             WellAdapt, Inc., is a digital startup that focuses on blood pressure management by using mobile technology and cloud-connected devices.

            “We are excited to participate and be given the opportunity to share how our digital therapeutic and disease modeling solutions can help manage hypertension – the leading cause of death in the world,” said Yair Lurie, founder of Welladapt, Inc. 
              The competition will kick-off on September 28, 6 P.M. at The Sandbox. The event will grant 14 Santa Barbara startups “a chance to showcase their startup in front of a packed audience of investors, mentors, the media, your peers, friends and family... and win a number of opportunities and prizes.” 
               Winners of the competition will also get a chance to compete for StartupSB and TechCo’s Startup of the Year competition in San Francisco. 
                The event is sponsored by StartupSB, THE SANDBOX, Tech.CO, 1776, Revolution Ventures, Surf Air, Nest Apart, Cox Business, Cal Lutheran University's Center for Entreprenurship and Tight Ship Design. Moreover, 1776 (www.1776.vc) and Revolution Ventures have included Santa Barbara in the 2017 Challenge Cup to create more opportunities for startups. For more information about the Challenge Cup, visit https://www.1776.vc/ challenge-cup.