MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge: The Startups Most Likely to Become Next Unicorn, Develop a Cult Following, and Crack a Beer With

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CAMBRIDGE, Mass., June 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hundreds from the Greater Boston tech ecosystem filled District Hall last night to see standing-room-only demos and talk with founding teams from more than 35 startups, as the MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge (MITEF) once again hosted its annual .  

The event – a barometer of what’s new and what’s coming next – showcased early stage companies pushing the envelope in markets ranging from artificial intelligence, food science and robotics to animal care, video, mobile application development, financial services, transportation and packaging.  

Once the dust had settled and attendees had cast their votes, winners were named in three categories:

Additionally, some of the evening’s sponsoring companies presented the following awards:

“We live in one of the world’s greatest innovation ecosystems, with access to world-class players who can help entrepreneurs transform their visions for new technologies, products and services into realities,” said Katja Wald, Executive Director, MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge. “It’s hard work to get a company up and running, though. Startups need opportunities to show off what they’re working on. They need events where they can make connections with potential customers, investors, advisors, partners and employees – and one another – in a fun and relaxing atmosphere. Our Startup Spotlight delivers exactly that. We congratulate the top vote-getters as well as every startup that participated. They’re all winners in our eyes.”

Underscoring the breadth and depth of innovators that the annual event attracts, startups to earn top honors in prior years include , , , , , and

The 2018 Startup Spotlight was made possible by sponsorships from , , , , , and . 

A photo accompanying this announcement is available at

MITEF CONTACT:
Katja Wald
MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge
617-253-8238
kwald@mit.edu

MEDIA CONTACT:
Gabrielle Kondracki                                                                                        
CHEN PR for MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge
781-672-3113    
gkondracki@chenpr.com

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Globe Newswire: 18:30 GMT Wednesday 13th June 2018

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