The winner of the Autumn Edition of the Innovator Launchpad competition has been announced and Turtle Pack have taken home the first place prize worth over £10,000.
The company have designed a unique swimming aid for children which is shaped as a turtle’s shell and aims to remove anxiety and build confidence in young swimmers.
They take home the first place prize that includes:
- £6,500 cash
- £2,500 worth of intellectual property services from Murgitroyd
- £1,500 worth of innovation funding advisory services from Leyton UK
- A limited edition Betabrand space jacket
- A professional photoshoot and some other free publicity.
There was strong competition for the top prize and finishing in second place was Hoolr, a company that aims to make university life easier, by helping students do anything from buying and selling textbooks to finding a tutor.
Third place was awarded to Alex App, a company who have created a delivery mobile application offering point-to-point deliveries or pick-ups.
Well done to all 3 finalists and congratulations to Turtle Pack!