We are proud to showcase these entrepreneurs who have received the CalSEED concept award.
CalSEED awards the first 8 Concept Award Winners with over $1MM towards their clean technology innovation. Learn what the entrepreneurs have to say about CalSEED in the video above!
We are proud to introduce one our first CalSEED awardees! Philip and Sue Gleckman of Sunvapor have created a patent-pending solar collector that will reduce the cost of solar steam. Their redesigned parabolic trough collector reduces costs by 75 percent! Meet Philip and Sue in the video above and hear what they have to say about CalSEED.
CalSEED awardee, Kristin Sampayan, the CEO and founder of Opcondys Incorporated speaks about her innovation and how CalSEED has impacted her. Her husband, Steve Sampayan co-founded the company with her. She is among the first batch of the CalSEED Concept Award Winners in this inaugural year.
Robin Ihnfeldt is a among the female entrepreneurs awarded $150,000 with the CalSEED award. Along with the help of her Development Engineer, Xia Xu (in the video) and her team, Robin was able to find and establish the company General Engineering and Research!