2019 Cohort

St. Croix, USVI

Oral Fluid Testing Laboratory

No more finger pricks. OFT Lab test kits utilize patented equipment and procedures to analyze the blood plasma found in oral fluid samples to ensure that you or your family members have not been exposed to Lead (Pb), Mercury (Hg), Cadmium (Cd), and/or Arsenic (As). With OFT Labs oral fluids test kit, screening is no longer painful, invasive, or costly. (https://www.toxyscreen.com/)

St. Croix. USVI


Automated aquaponic food production system. FarmPod is the farm of the future. It is a revolutionary, vertical aquaponic food production system that is both off grid and automated. The basic unit can produce 100+ pounds of fresh produce a week utilizing an extremely small footprint (the size of one parking space). FarmPod has patent pending status. (http://www.farminapod.com/)

St. Croix, USVI


A tourism and wellness website and mobile application that allows Caribbean Governments to increase tourism revenue through the newly adopted medical marijuana industry. It covers telemedicine appointments, ID card registration, dispensary registration, taxation, and much more. (https://www.averatravel.com/)

St. Croix, USVI


PromoJuice is an affordable software application built for venues, promoters, and festivals that drives more revenue for events. The software manages street team logistics, sells merchandise, engages ticket buyers in active promotions, and provides venues with booking suggestions based on fan base. (https://promojuiceapp.com/)

St. Croix, USVI


ShoreIQ is a knowledge-based software development platform for highly sought after data driven / data analytic solutions. The products utilize Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning to deliver Augmented Intelligence Solutions. ShoreIQ helps companies make data-driven decisions that allow the company to better serve their customers both internally and externally and dominate their niche.

St. Croix, USVI

Grind Basketball

The shooting machine in a duffle bag. While using the shooting machine, use the software to view live, in training metrics during every workout. The mobile app keeps a detailed record to see improvement over time. GRIND makes any kid 10 times more efficient at practicing basketball. (https://www.grindbasketball.com/)

St. Thomas, USVI


Qore is financial assistant application that is focused on values, goals, and lifestyle while using machine learning to eliminate traditional tracking and budgeting. This helps overlooked Americans become financially fit by centralizing FinTech resources that were not previously available. Qore will remove financial fears via applied learning, which gives users a unique experience of being able to learn and manage finances within the app.