Startup of the Year

Who should be named Startup of the Year from the West [Mountain/Pacific] region? You can share your opinion by voting for your favorite startup in our Reader’s Choice Poll below. Reader’s Choice Poll voting will help guide to selection of the top 100 startup semifinalists who will compete for cash, prizes and more, at the Innovate! and Celebrate conference in San Francisco on October 9th – 11th, 2017. The deadline to vote is July 12th.

Simply click the “Click to Vote” link next to the startup you like the best from these early-stage startups:

Allbound (Phoenix, AZ) [Click to Vote]
Allbound replaces partner portals and PRM with a smart SaaS platform that guides partners to more closed deals and renewals.

CloviTek (Salt Lake City, UT) [Click to Vote]
CloviTek provides cool wireless technologies and solutions for private listening experiences that enables users to listen to high-quality audio broadcasts through mobile devices via Wi-Fi.

College Forecaster (Salem, OR) [Click to Vote]
The best source for students and their advisors to put the future into perspective with their ability to finance loan payments.

Comped Marketing (Las Vegas, NV) [Click to Vote]
Comped Marketing is and IBM Watson powered advertising distribution platform specializing in rideshare advertisement.

DataVizVR (Las Vegas, NV) [Click to Vote]
The first virtual reality data visualization software designed for the next generation of big data analytics. Welcome to the future!

DroneBlimps (Las Vegas, NV) [Click to Vote]
Creating very first lightweight LED display for professional drones on the market.

Innobright Technologies (Albuquerque, NM) [Click to Vote]
Altus reduces 3D render times dramatically by providing the quality you want in a fraction of the time, saving 30-50% in render costs.

INOV8 Golf (Scottsdale, AZ) [Click to Vote]
INOV8 Golf has created an innovative Fantasy Sports Platform that uses highly engaging games to change the way charities raise money and awareness!

Leadership Excursion Co. (Las Vegas, NV) [Click to Vote]
Leadership Excursion Co. elevates people, careers, and businesses through leadership education.

Mosquitos Without Borders (Huntsville, UT) [Click to Vote]
Save people from suffering, a new one-way mosquito trap flies in but can’t escape, ending Zika and Dengue Mosquitos-Without-Borders

PrayerSpark (Las Vegas, NV) [Click to Vote]
Interfaith Spiritual support for those in need.

Radial3D (Honolulu, HI) [Click to Vote]
Radial3D makes it easier for people to collaborate over medical images by providing real-time collaborative 3D workspaces that is like “Google Docs for Medical Images.”

Records and Data Management (Albuquerque, NM) [Click to Vote] is a technology platform to make it easy for you to save your content for easy retrieval.

Roth Learning (Scottsdale, AZ) [Click to Vote]
Roth Learning is an EdTech startup created for educators by academic entrepreneurs.

Seek (Alpine, UT) [Click to Vote]
Seek is a global augmented reality platform that allows users to be rewarded for being active and allows brands to create memorable and engaging experiential marketing campaigns.

She’s Trending (Phoenix, AZ) [Click to Vote]
A local @levoleague leader, She’s Trending is an online platform, highlighting everyday women in the community

TALK Accounting (Tucson, AZ) [Click to Vote]
Accounting simplified: The TALK Accounting bot is your new bookkeeper. TALK will help your business become IRS compliant automatically.

Teeniors (Albuquerque, NM) [Click to Vote]
Tech-savvy teens empowering seniors through one-on-one coaching. Our goal is to empower seniors while providing meaningful jobs for youth!

The Accessory Junkie (Portland, OR) [Click to Vote]
The Accessory Junkie is a treasure hunter taking consumers on an epic journey to discover one of a kind items they never knew existed.

WanderJaunt (Phoenix, AZ) [Click to Vote]
WanderJaunt is building the Starwood/Marriott/Hilton of decentralized hoteling (Airbnb/VRBO).

WhichCraft by MyTap (Albuquerque, NM) [Click to Vote]
WhichCraft is changing the way people shop for craft beer by providing rich product details that teach users more about their beer palate.

Thank you to our Startup of the Year sponsors and partners.
American Airlines
.Me Domain
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We invite you to join us at Innovate! and Celebrate the 3-day global conference in San Francisco on October 9th-11th. Aside from our 5th annual Startup of the Year Competition, this conference is a must attend event to meet thought-leaders, mentors, investors, and media. Watch the video below, we hope to see you there.