The Forge held its sixth annual Student Startup Competition virtually on March 30, 2020, bringing together 12 finalists pitching to a panel of esteemed judges, each one showcasing a unique and innovative tech-based business idea or early stage startup. Each year, The Forge pitch competition awards up to $100,000 in cash prizes as well as a guaranteed spot in The Forge Summer Startup Academy.
Dawson Lucier, Founder of PULSE Lifesaving is the Grand Prize Winner of the 2020 Student Startup Competition and will receive a cash prize of $15,000. Dawson holds a Honours Bachelor of Science (Kinesiology) and will be joined in The Forge Summer Academy by team member, Danny Visekruna (Lead Developer).
About PULSE Lifesaving
PULSE Lifesaving is a training solution for business managers of remotely located industries and distributed workforces who struggle with delivering government-mandated first aid training to their employees. PULSE Lifesaving delivers training remotely using augmented reality headsets making it a convenient, economical and efficient solution.
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