Will Evansville Take Back-to-Back Indiana Innovation Showcase Wins?

Posted in: Evansville Entrepreneurs

Evansville startup, HELIPONIX©, won the Evansville Regional Pitch Competition hosted at Innovation Pointe for their HELIPONIX© GROPOD™ invention; the first fully automatic growing device for all types of herbs. Also impressing the judges, Safekeeping App snagged 2nd place for their integrated healthcare communication app for residents, families and caregivers in long term care facilities.


Hosted for the 3rd year, the Regional Pitch Competition is an opportunity for companies to share their 5-minute pitches before community members, potential investors, and a panel of judges. HELIPONIX© won a prize package of cash and in-kind services valued at over $5,000. Both HELIPONIX and Safekeeping will advance to the 11th Annual Venture Club of Indiana’s Innovation Showcase on August 11th in Indianapolis.

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