The Accelerate Michigan Innovation Competition announced its winners last Thursday night at the gala event held at the Masonic Temple in Detroit. Two NEF Showcase Presenters were included in the winner’s circle. They were, Mi Padrino and Spellbound. The $500,000 Grand Prize winner was Orbion Space Technology. The $100,000 First Runner-Up was Mi Padrino. The $50,000 Second Runner-Up was Alerje. The $20,000 Third Runner-Up was Carma Car. The $20,000 Up-And-Coming award went to Novolux Biosciences. The $10,000 People’s Choice award went to Spellbound. Congratulations prize winners.
Also, congratulations to the other five companies who made it into the top ten finalists not mentioned above. They were; ChangeDynamix, IC-Surgical, Foodstand, MTBISense and Switched Source.