Governor Cuomo Announces Round II Winners of Luminate NY Accelerator Competition in Rochester
"Luminate NY is advancing technological innovation and lighting the path forward for the Finger Lakes region," said Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul, who made today's announcement. "The second round of the competition continues to support businesses and grow the high-tech industry, creating jobs and boosting the Rochester area economy. I congratulate the winners of this year's Luminate NY Competition. Our investments in innovative photonics companies are continuing to move the Finger Lakes Forward."
VPG Medical Launches First-of-a-Kind Heart Failure Study Using Smart Device Cameras
VPG Medical, Inc., a developer of advanced solutions for the home-based health monitoring and personalized wellness markets, announced today that it has launched a unique pilot study that monitors heart failure patients in their home environments utilizing cameras found in standard smart devices.
VPG Medical selected as Cohort II Finalists of the Luminate Lightning Round
This past October, seventy companies from all over the world applied to the Luminate Lightning Award. VPG Medical was among the twenty two companies selected to compete to receive a $100,000 in financial investment, and free office space in the Sibley Buildinglocated downtown Rochester (NY). VPG Medical was ultimately amongst the 10 companies which have won the 2018 Luminate Lightning Awards. VPG Medical also gained the right to compete in the next round (June 2019) for an additional $1,000,000 in investment.