LIFT is Utah's new Outdoor Rec Accelerator program helping local startups get their business off the ground! Come meet the companies recently selected for the Spring 2017 cohort at a free public reception this week!
Ogden City and Grow Utah announced the seven companies selected for their LIFT accelerator program. The program is designed to elevate the success of Utah’s outdoor product innovators through an eight week mentorship and training course along with a $20k loan from Ogden City.
The selected companies for the spring 2017 cohort are:
Onblay: an online marketplace enabling people to list or book guided outdoor excursions, including rock climbing, canyoneering, hiking, skiing, and more. onblay.com
Inside Coach: motion detection technology inside of sports balls that provides feedback and data to players via smartphone. insidecoach.com
LIT Outdoors: a lightweight tent that supports a hammock without the need for trees.
Guide Pointer: a SaaS solution that provides tools to manage reservations, clients, and guides for hunting/fishing outfitters. guidepointer.com
DRIFT: a carbon fiber device that is a hybrid between a XC ski, backcountry ski and snowshoe. It is used for fast ascents and overall efficient backcountry travel.
Hunny Outfitters: an extremely lightweight yet durable bear canister for backpackers. hunnycannisters.com
Zipper Hammock Hanging System: a small device that makes it super easy and quick to attach a hammock to a tree.