In addition, six companies -- Advanced Technologies of Michigan, Blaze, Creative Byline, Elkins Innovations, Razor Threat, and TECAT
Engineering -- will go head to head in an Elevator Pitch competition before a panel of venture capitalists and angel investors for recognition as the winning pitch of the year.
Laura Dillmann of TECAT
Engineering, Richard Marks of Environmental Transportation Solutions, Donald C.
There will also be two start-up Showcase presenters: Laura Dillman of TECAT
will present the company's wireless torque-sensing device being tested by NASCAR and Richard Marks, CEO of Environmental Transportation Solutions and winner of the NextEnergy Innovation Award in the GLEQ's business plan competition, will present his quest to deliver a low- speed electric powered automobile for under $10,000.