Healthcare innovators from the region gathered at Wantable Cafe on Wednesday night for the Healthcare Innovation Pitch Contest. The popular MKE Tech Week event featured nine companies vying for $50,000 in cash prizes and membership in Milwaukee Venture Partners. All contestants received a Healthcare Direct Primary Care (DPC) account through TipaScRXipt.
The HealthTech pitches were held in a second floor venue and judged by Kelly Stevenson of Inception Health and Froedtert, Richelle Martin, Managing Director of Winnow Fund and Biocust System President, Don Melnikoff. Six teams competed in this category.
RedFox AI were the winners in the HealthTech category, taking home $25,000 and a membership in Milwaukee Venture Partners.
Judges in the Healthcare category split the prize, offering $5,000 to the emerging Venus Rehabilitation Tech and $20,000 and the Milwaukee Venture Partners membership to Pantherics.