WASHINGTON, Oct. 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- AARP Innovation Labs has announced the winners of its 2018 Grand Pitch Competition finale held on October 25. Eight winners of regional competitions converged in DC for the concluding pitch event where they shared their intergenerational solutions focused on health, wealth and self.
Embodied Labs is the winner of AARP Innovation Labs Grand Pitch Competition finale, as selected by audience voting. Tech Ur Elders came in second place and Zogo Finance was the third place finisher. Embodied Labs receives $5,000, Tech Ur Elders receives $3,000 and Zogo Finance receives $2,000 and all three have the opportunity to collaborate with AARP Innovation Labs.
AARP Innovation Labs engages with startups throughout the United States to identify challenges, transform markets and change lives. The 2018 Grand Pitch Competition finale was the culmination of hundreds of entries competing in four events across the country – with the eight winning companies selected to compete in the national finale.
Zogo is a mobile banking app that aims to make the financial relationship between parents and teens more educational and fun, while guiding teenagers teenagers to pay more attention to their spending and finances in general.
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