August 10, 2021 Contact: Alexa Jones, CEO
TheraB Medical Chosen as Winner of Midwest Women's Fast Pitch Competition
CHICAGO, IL. (August 10, 2021) - TheraB Medical has been chosen as the winner of the Midwest Women's Fast Pitch Competition, presented by Stella Labs and Stella Angels. The Women's Fast Pitch Competition includes a series of six Live Pitch Competitions, featuring women founders from six regions throughout the United States. As a finalist, TheraB's CEO & Founder, Alexa Jones, will go on to present at the Women's Venture Summit on September 17th-18th, 2021, with the chance to take home a $10,000 investment. Conference attendees will participate in an interactive due diligence process and will help the judges pick an overall winner.
Semi-Finalists for the Midwest Women's Fast Pitch Competition included Untold Content, MYCOCYCLE, Cleancio, DASI Simulations, and TheraB Medical. The Panel of Judges included Cheryl Contee, Kim Davis King, Arooj Sheikh, and Kristin Fox.
The Women's Venture Summit bridges the gap between founders and investors. The goals of this conference are to boost female founders’ access to capital and to grow the number of investors who invest in female-led startups. Founders and funders from across the globe can connect and explore opportunities for increased funding and collaboration. To date, the Women's Venture Summit has helped women raise more than $18 million in capital.
You can learn more about the 2021 Women's Venture Summit here.
TheraB Medical is a medical device company commercializing its first product, SnugLit — the only portable, wearable phototherapy garment that allows maternal-infant bonding and breastfeeding without interrupting treatment.