Ignitia Office is proud to announce the Finalists of our first annual Ignitia Open. We were overwhelmed with the quality and number of people that applied to the Ignitia Open. After sorting through a large field of amazing companies we have narrowed our competition down to the 7 finalists. Listed below are the finalists in no specific order.

We will be giving away a $20,000 grand prize of $10,000 cash and $10,000 in coworking space. With an all-star cast of judges that manage billions in assets across many industries. To sign up for the event click here

The event will be hosted at Ignitia Office at 1002 Dean Street in Brooklyn.


Geopipe, Inc.  Creates Immersive Virtual copies of real world built by algorithms, instantly downloadable for simulations, games architecture and beyond.  Geopipe was Founded by 2 computer scientists Christopher Mitchell- Founder-CEO (PHD NYU) and Thomas Dickerson Founder-CSO (PHD candidate Brown).

Christopher Mitchell and Thomas Dickerson

Padspin, Inc.  Finding an apartment can be a real nightmare. Padspin helps cut down on the pain of the apartment hunt by cutting back broker fees and helps connect residential tenants and landlords directly and efficiently. Founded By Jeff Segal.

The Lieu– Beauty Bars for workspaces. From the founder Rebecca Lima: “We partner with office properties, workspaces, corporations and events to create self-care beauty bars for women.”


Lilu, Inc.  is building the next generation of mom-tech products to help mothers pump, track and manage their breast milk supply. Founded By Adriana C Vázquez  Ortiz (MIT Graduate) Sujay Suresh Kumar ( UPenn Graduate).


Biotrak Therapeudics- Behavioral Therapy to assist with those who suffer from migraine headaches led by Adam Kirell and an incredible team of experts.


Podible.  Founded by Sheldon Smickley, Podible uses machine learning to solve both discovery and monetization for podcast authors and listeners.



Futureproof Retail-  Creates high end shopping experiences for both customers and consumers through point of sale technology. Founded by Di Di Chan & William Hogben Futureproof is out to change the way we shop in a big way.