Summerville, S.C. – Bricolage Dynamics, Inc., Mainstage Gaming Network, Inc., and SyncMD have been accepted as new SCRA Member Companies. Maven Therapy, LLC, Prewrite, Inc., PulManage Inc., and SyncMD received new grant funding. All SCRA Member Companies receive coaching, access to experts in SCRA’s Resource Partner Network, eligibility to apply for grant funding, and the potential to be considered for an investment from SCRA’s investment affiliate, SC Launch, Inc.
Bricolage Dynamics, Inc. has been accepted as an SCRA Member Company. The Liberty-based startup provides household waste collection services turning glass, otherwise bound for the landfill, into high-quality, sustainable sand for re-use in the local construction and landscaping industries.
Mainstage Gaming Network, Inc. has been accepted as an SCRA Member Company. The Rock Hill-based startup builds single platforms for organizations to create gaming events, tournaments, and leagues for gamers everywhere. The company is empowering organizations to create communities through inclusive and accessible opportunities in gaming.
Maven Therapy, LLC received a $50,000 Acceleration Grant. The Florence-based Member Company is developing a physical therapy machine that will allow patients with limiting disabilities to receive treatment. The machine can be used by patients who have suffered from a spinal cord injury, brain injury, or stroke, whether they are in a chair or in a bed.
Prewrite, Inc. received a $25,000 Project Development Fund (PDF) Grant. The Greenville-based Member Company offers a story development platform for writers, producers, and content creators of all types. Their powerful tool ensures the writer is using good story fundamentals. Originally designed for screenplays, Prewrite is used around the world by professionals and amateurs alike.
PulManage, Inc. (formerly Carolina Diagnostic Solutions, LLC) received a $50,000 Acceleration Grant. The Chapin-based Member Company provides pulmonary diagnostic testing devices, supplies, and training. PulManage partners with healthcare providers and organizations to improve pulmonary population health management, and with device manufacturers to clarify training.
VYRTY Corporation (dba SyncMD) has been accepted as an SCRA Member Company and received a $50,000 Relocation Grant to assist their move from Seattle to Anderson. As the country’s first secure mobile personal health record platform, their app allows patients to share data and personal records with anyone, anywhere, and at any time of their choice.
SCRA welcomes new Member Companies and congratulates Member Companies that received funding.
Grant funding is made possible, in part, by the Industry Partnership Fund (IPF) contributions that fuel the state’s innovation economy. Contributors to the IPF receive a dollar-for-dollar state tax credit, making it an easy and effective way to help one of the fastest-growing segments of the South Carolina economy. Grant funding for Member Companies creates a direct, positive economic effect and job creation.
Chartered in 1983 by the State of South Carolina as a public, nonprofit corporation, South Carolina Research Authority (SCRA) fuels South Carolina’s innovation economy through the impact of its four programs. SC Academic Innovations provides funding and support to advance translational research and accelerate the growth of university-based startups. SC Facilities offers high-quality laboratory and administrative workspaces for technology-based startups and academic institutions. SC Industry Solutions facilitates and funds partnerships between and among startups, industry, and academia. SC Launch mentors and funds technology-based startups that may also receive investments from SCRA’s investment affiliate, SC Launch, Inc.
Director of Marketing and Communications, SCRA