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The SunDown Akron Chapter is independently operated by local volunteers who have donated their time to help connect entrepreneurs with the resources they need to be able to take the next step.  The audience at our events is made up of members of the local entrepreneurial community that want to help create, nurture and grow the next generation of great companies.   SunDown welcomes everyone who has an interest in entrepreneurship.


Click on the company’s logo to get more information about their business.

October 4th Event

Stak Technology – The unique STAK app is a sales building technology that increases word of mouth marketing while providing direct consumer engagement and real time analytics. Website

Protectus – has solved customer problems in network security, performance, and troubleshooting through expert consulting and the development of network analysis platforms Website

InfoGrow – Experts in Mapping and Microsoft Dynamics CRM Website

EZ-Inspect -a mobile application that improves efficiency, by bettering inspection organization and reducing report generation time. This lowers inspection cost and the improved efficiency increases inspection thoroughness and safety. Website

February 15th Event

StudioStick – A portable device that allows artists to record full high quality music or audio tracks directly on their cellular devices. Website

Akron Portage and Paddle  – Canoe ‘n Carry event celebrating Akron’s heritage as the sacred grounds where the nation’s two water systems converge Website

Glitchbit with Tipsy Racoons Arcade – A game development company with a new game for barcades Website

Nursol, LLC  – A medical products development company that produces the ultimate pill crusher.

VALOR  – The Virtual Academy of Leadership Organization and Resolution (VALOR) is a leadership training experience for students at the university level. The program uses a virtual platform to bring all participants together in leadership training sessions over an 8-week period.

September 28th Event

F13 Works – F13 Works provides manufacturers, drop-shippers and order fulfillers of all types with a connection to millions of online stores.  Website

Figg’s Liquid Innovations – A liquid ingredients company specializing in flavorings, ready-to-drink products, and further processed beverages. Best known as the creators of Figg’s Hot Apple Pie drink mix.

yeU Patch – Eco-friendly, reusable pothole patch that requires only one, employee for installation Website

Chill – Chill An Artisan Ice Cream Company will demo our new custom batched ice cream flavor featuring Figg’s Apple Pie with a rum caramel swirl – “Figg’s SunDown RumDown” Website

HydroDure – Bio-inspired smart packaging for perishable.

May 18th Event

Micro Fantasy – Offers a fun, short, simple fantasy sports experience for spectators of all ages & skill levels. One touch predicts outcomes in real-time  Website

February 19th Event

Good Deal Station -Storage system designed for the barber industry to combine dry implements and a wet sanitizing into one convenient, eye-catching location.

Endemic Solutions – Biotechnology company focused on solutions to fight infectious disease. Website

Peaceful Fruits – Simple, Sustainable, Superfood Snacks. Website

Advanced BioSensors – Creators of new medical sensor technology.

May 15th Event

Lumaniti Technology – A forearm worn wearable computer to enhance peer to peer informational sharing, access, and creativity.

DSM Network – A company that combines wireless technology with wired to create an internet service provider.

Software Micropreneurs – This group was started to help us build a network of like-minded software business developers to build the products and lifestyle we seek with little to no capital. A Software Micropreneur can be solely a software developer or business developer but will share the desire to keep their company small, private, and under their control.

February 20th Event

Baloonr – A new social platform that helps users share content anonymously, rate it up (pump) or rate it down (pop) to see what content take off. Website

Chair Wear – Makers of custom chair leg ends that add to the theme of any room.

Cafe O’ Play – A large indoor, play cafe in the Akron/Cleveland area. Modeled after other successful play cafe concepts. Website

HandShake – A contract management application to handle contract negotiations and finalization.

BadgeHS – A platform that allows student to gain credit for participating in internetships, study abroad and other extra-curricular edcational activities. Website

November 4th Event

Office Space Coworking – Providing Akron and Cuyahoga Falls with a collaborative workspace for the small business owner Website

JuiceBoxx – A Macbook Power Cord Management & Protection Accessory Website

TechPint is a mini-tech conference exclusively for entrepreneurs and investors, but in a bar. So expect to hear real stories, valuable lessons and to connect with the right kind of people. Website

Phong Robotics – Creators of Aether, an operating system for the cloud.

HCS – Providers of Point-of-Sale Solutions to the Hospitality Industry. Website