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Featured MINovator - Armored Things

MIN122 alum Armored Things main directive is to keep people safe in crowds, through the use of sensors and AI software that monitor crowd flow and predict threats. They have recently brought in $7 million in additional seed funding, and in the coming months will play a key role in the reopening of large venues like sports stadiums and college campuses, which will begin to welcome people back on their sites very soon.

Featured MINovator - Grip Tie Products

Grip Tie Products was born on the soccer field, and expanded to the world - untie-resistant flexible shoe laces that are easy to use and give a competitive edge to all: young or old, sporty or fashionable. They operate just like a normal lace, replace your old laces and tie as usual - but they have a tiny amount of stretch that make them more comfortable and supportive, and the regular knot you tie will resist untying until you pull on it directly. No need for clips or special knots.

Featured MINovator - Project Repat

MIN 36 alum Project Repat's worker-owned factory partner in North Carolina is now making protective face masks. The CDC and many states have recommended voluntary face mask coverings for all US citizens, and they are here to help answer the demand. These masks are 100% cotton, and are good for going outside for walks or to the supermarket or pharmacy to add some protection. It is still important to social distance, wash your hands, and isolate if you are not feeling well. But these masks do provide protection, and by buying this product you are helping keep US textile workers employed.