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Video: Q&A with BVC Early Stage Award finalist AirFit


The Bend Venture Conference, hosted by EDCO, is the largest angel conference in the Pacific Northwest. It’s also happening Oct. 15-16 at Bend’s Tower Theatre, where five finalists for the BendBroadband Early Stage Award will compete for a $15,000 prize that we’re proud to fund!

In an effort to get to know the five finalists better, we caught up with each one and asked them a couple of questions. Here are those questions, along with answers from Ty Manegold and Cynthia Sandall of AirFit:

Here’s what AirFit told us last month about the company and how it would spend the $15,000 if it wins the BendBroadband Early Stage Award:

The business: Placing gym and shower facilities in airports, located behind security, so passengers can board their next flight feeling happy, healthy, productive and refreshed.

How Airfit would spend the $15,000: Lease acquisition and legal fees with the first location at JFK Terminal 4 in 4-5 months.

Getting to Know the BVC Early Stage Finalists

Getting to Know the BVC Early Stage Finalists

Last week, EDCO announced the 10 finalists vying for the $15,000 BendBroadband Early Stage Award. Each of these companies is getting ready to deliver a fast, three-minute pitch at the September 24th PubTalk, when five will be chosen to present at The Tower Theatre on October 16th. We asked the finalists how they would spend… Continue Reading