FALL 2020 COHORT
Inked Sports is an online social media marketing and management agency that turns collegiate athletes into icons and infuses brands into pop culture. We empower rising stars and create targeted returns for companies.
Bridg. offers students and job-seekers the chance to book a time slot with verified professionals at their dream companies/industries. Simply search by company/industry and request a time slot with them for a coffee chat, mock interview, resume review, and more! For professionals, get rewarded with gift cards, miles, points, and other gifts for your skills and wisdom by speaking to and helping job-seekers.
VisionCultura is a smart farming company that provides automated micro-gardening systems for home gardening with an interactive and informative mobile application. Using our innovative technology with IOT, consumers can produce 100% organic, fresh fruits and vegetables right at their doorstep, resulting in massive financial savings and boosted health.
MICROSCAPE delivers custom interactive tools, visualizations, and multi-user platforms for a wide range of 3D+ data types and formats. We are building an open portal to allow researchers and medical professionals to simultaneously collaborate with 3D imaging data across a remote network.
SPRING 2020 - Pilot Semester
Wave is an app that aims to enhance effective communication in high acuity healthcare settings. It aims to do so by improving care coordination through a user-friendly mobile application.
Wave's communication system is designed to allow healthcare workers to prioritize, organize, and coordinate the treatment of patients in critical conditions.
Foodeo makes it easy for consumers to indulge in discovering great food near them, no matter where they are in the world, and gives restaurants a more direct way to showcase their best dishes to attract new customers.
This semester the most creative students gathered together with their peers to create a startup and solve a problem. As a result, WorkBench SC was lucky enough to have 20 incredible startups apply and we were blown away by the depth of knowledge and capabilities of our peers in so many different industries. Whether it be medicine, agriculture, environmental solutions, or software, we were blown away by our peers' capabilities and depth of knowledge in so many fields.
In the end, WorkBench SC selected the two companies above to work with for its first semester. Nonetheless, here at WorkBench no idea will be left behind, so we will also be helping to facilitate the formation of organic teams. Stay tuned for our posts regarding ventures that we didn't select for our cohort so that prospective members can join them.