Startup Runway is a 501(c) nonprofit organization dedicated to showcasing the top 10% of women- and minority-led startups across the Southeast and connecting them with sophisticated investors who understand early-stage companies. We’re keeping track of our finalists, and will publish updated on them regularly. Today Patientory, a Startup Runway Finalist in our third edition, May 2017.
Patientory is a free and easy way to store and manage your health information and get the best answers to any healthcare questions. Their mission is to drive population health management by helping healthcare organizations securely store and transmit data via blockchain cybersecurity and smart contracts.
Chrissa McFarlane, CEO of Patientory, gave us an update on the progress that Patientory has made with their business since participating in Startup Runway in 2017. “Since pitching at Startup Runway, we have launched our beta app and are currently getting feedback on it,” said McFarlane. “We have also filed over 120 disclosures in 11 different patents.” Patientory has successfully integrated into a blockchain testnet network, HealthNet, and unveiled it at the Inaugural Blockchain in Healthcare Summit this past May. “We were recently recognized by the Dubai Smart City Government as one of the first six companies in the world to develop a blockchain product,” added McFarlane.
We love to see our previous finalists thriving, and we hope that we can help your startup reach its full potential as well! Startup Runway is currently looking for high-velocity tech startups from women and minority founders to participate in our Fall 2018 Showcase on November 1. If you would like to participate in Startup Runway 2018, you can learn more about the qualifications and application process here. You can also click here if you would simply like to purchase tickets for our Fall 2018 Showcase.
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