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Unique Assets Podcast

Recorded in the Columbia The Maryland Center for Entrepreneurship (MCE) we are proud to present the all new podcast Unique Assets! The series will focus on the launch of new companies, the growth of existing companies, and the building of business culture involving resident and affiliate companies of the MCE. 

Companies Appearing on Unique Assests:


As seen on Shark Tank! Hungry Harvest is on a mission to reduce food waste and fight hunger in the U.S. We recover surplus fruits and vegetables from farm. We spoke to Evan Lutz, CEO, Co-Founder and now farm relationship manager. He is also University of MD graduate, Go Terps!


VHEDA HEALTH is leading the field of digital medicine with their Clinically validated Mobile health platform designed to save payors with high-cost chronic populations $15,000 per prevented hospitalization. They were also a winner of the incubator of the year award in 2015. Today w spoke with Shameet Luhar, founder and CEO


PAIR is a unique augmented reality software that allows users to contextualize spaces with furniture and appliances, and shop for products. Essentially a new way to try before you buy. Today we spoke with founder Andrew Kemendo, who is also a Military Veteran having graduated from the US Airforce Academy before inventing some of the coolest technology you will see.


HUNTRESS minimizes the time hackers lurk undetected on computers, laptops, and servers and finds the compromise before the situation escalates. In this episode of the Unique Assets podcast we hear from Kyle Hanslovan, CEO of Huntress Labs.


MILESTONE POD is an a ffordable shoe-worn device to automatically track gait metrics plus distance, pace and time. Jason Kaplan of Milestone Sports talks about his vision for connecting customers with a brand's products, beginning with running shoes that can track a user's activity for a highly personalized marketing experience.


SELF SOLUTIONS provides human performance optimization tools. Using complex predictive analytics, their mission is to help executives see and solve problems by measuring monitoring and managing company culture. We spoke with founder and CEO Jim Pfautz. As Commander in the United States Navy Jim designed, developed and implemented the Navy’s Benchmard for Excellent and designed his tools from that experience.


VITUS VET is on a mission to make pets' full medical records available 24 x 7 x 365. Today we spoke with Mark Olcott, founder, CEO and Veterinarian.

Howard Tech Council

The Howard Tech Council is at the epicenter of the local tech community. Our active and engaged membership base spans a variety of industries, providing members with access to a diverse collection of organizations.

Innovation Catalyst (iCat)

The MCE incubator program, called the Innovation Catalyst (iCat) helps companies accelerate the commercialization of innovative technologies.