DroneSAR is a software platform designed to enable commercially available, off-the-shelf drones to be used as part of search and rescue missions. Co-founded by New Frontiers alumnus, Matthew Kelly, the company was recently featured on independent.ie.
CloudRanger, founded in 2013 by New Frontiers alumnus Dave Gildea, has been acquired by Silicon Valley-based company, Druva Software. CloudRanger is the first Donegal company to be acquired by a Silicon Valley startup. Read more on irishtimes.com.
StudyBundles has designed a mobile app called CampusConnect for use by universities and colleges – helping them to connect with applicants and support incoming students in the pre-arrival phase. They are the featured ‘startup of the week’ on siliconrepublic.com.
Declan Sweeney is cofounder of Study Bundles and a New Frontiers participant. Study Bundles, an app for enrolling and retaining foreign students, has just won Enterprise Ireland Competitive Start funding (CSF). Read about the big news in this story on independent.ie.
New Frontiers alumnus, Declan Bourke, recently launched his wedding planning app to help couples plan their dream wedding from anywhere in the world, at any time, both on and offline. Declan was recently shortlisted in the Donegal heat of the Young Entrepreneur of the Year awards.
Advanced Dental Aesthetics (ADA Dental Lab) is opening a state-of-the-art digital laboratory in the centre of Sligo town to provide products to dentists across Ireland; supporting them in all aspects of prosthetics, crown, bridge and implant work. It was founded by New Frontiers alumnus, Torsten Schaff. Open days are being held on 28th and 29th August if you’d like to take a look around!