BOSTON – April 4, 2017– Constant Therapy was announced as a nominee for Hottest Early Stage Start-Up at the 2017 NEVY Awards, hosted by the New England Venture Capital Association and Presented by General Electric (GE). The NEVYs celebrate New England’s biggest winners across the Life Science and Tech communities.
Constant Therapy provides mobile applications for continuous and customized therapy to people with speech, language, cognition, memory and learning disorders.
"These nominees have demonstrated huge momentum in the last year and as a whole their achievements are a great representation of the incredible innovation happening here in the area," said Jody Rose, Executive Director, NEVCA. "We are looking forward to a fun night honoring the individuals and organizations who are building the next generation of world-leading companies, right here in New England, while uniting our vibrant tech and life sciences communities to celebrate the region's accomplishments."
“It’s really exciting to be included on a roster with such great local startups, entrepreneurs and investors. It’s great to have an organization like NEVCA notice all the hard work we’ve been doing”, said Keith Cooper, CEO of Constant Therapy. “I can’t wait for the party so we can mix it up with other New England innovators and celebrate what we’ve all achieved in the last year.”
This year’s nominees were selected by an academy of judges comprised of last year’s winners, experts in the technology and life science industries, and New England’s industry influencers and experts who have made a major impact on the region’s entrepreneurial and venture capital landscape.
The 2017 NEVY Award winners will be announced at Boston’s House of Blues on Wednesday, May 17.
Joining GE in supporting the 5th Annual NEVY Awards are returning sponsors IDA Ireland, Alexandria Real Estate Equities, AbbVie Ventures, Deloitte, J&J, Innovation, Inc. – JJDC, along with newcomer NetBrain Technologies.
To join the masked fun, and cheer on our organization’s nomination you can purchase tickets here.
About Constant Therapy
Boston-based Constant Therapy provides mobile applications for continuous and customized therapy to people with speech, language, cognition, memory and learning disorders. Born out of groundbreaking research at Boston University and in use at prominent and nationally recognized rehabilitation institutions, Constant Therapy provides the most comprehensive set of tools for traumatic brain injury (TBI) and stroke survivors and for people with aphasia or dementia, or children who need special education and care due to learning disabilities. Therapy tasks are based on the latest research and are easy to use. With 65 task categories and a growing library of over 60,000 exercises, patients can continue to make progress at home or even after traditional care ends in the clinic. For more information: http://constanttherapy.com
About the New England Venture Capital Association
The NEVCA is the premier organization for venture capital investors in New England. It strives to keep Boston competitive by championing the community’s top emerging and proven venture-backed companies, and making sure Boston students know about the many opportunities presented by such a thriving startup community. Its ultimate goal is to promote economic growth and entrepreneurship throughout the region. With more 800+ venture capital professionals from 80+ firms, its members collectively manage more than $50 billion in capital.