UPDATE: SERVABO makes it to the final three! From Techli.com, Sept. 18:
After nearly three months of nominations and voting by members of the startups entrepreneurial communities on StartupVoodoo.com, the three finalists for the first annual Startup Voodoo “Most Promising” early-stage startup were unveiled today.
With a four-pronged criteria of being Midwest-based, fewer than two years in operation, less than $150,000 in capital raised, and operating in digital technology, biosciences, or agricultural technology – more than 100 companies were nominated with five companies advancing to round two. More than 1,000 voters then chose the final three early-stage startups who will who come Startup Voodoo on Sept. 25 in St. Louis to pitch in the finals in front of a crowd of more than 500 and an expert panel of judges.
Sept. 2, 2014 — EnterpriseWorks incubator startup, Servabo, was recently named a finalist for “Most Promising Startup,” as a part of Startup Voodoo’s regional conference later this month in St. Louis.
Surpassing almost one hundred other startups, Servabo is currently one of several finalists in the competition. After a popular vote, the top 3 startrups will be invited to compete at the conference and win the grand prize.
More about Servabo
Servabo is a self-protection technology company, and we are dedicated to reducing the frequency of violent crime. In the U.S. alone, a violent crime occurs every 22.2 seconds. In order to prevent these crimes we are pairing proven engineering methods with cutting edge technology to provide innovative solutions to everyday security concerns. From quickly and discreetly notifying friends of an emergency to providing enhanced safety measures, Servabo is here to keep you safe and secure.