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Elevate Smartwear

Our patented clothing creates and stores energy saving the military $100M annually by reducing the amount of batteries infantry must carry.

  • Stage Product In Development
  • Industry Nanotechnology
  • Location Louisville, KY, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded August 2011
  • Employees 3
  • Website

Company Summary

Elevate Smartwear enables clothing to create and store energy from any temperature difference by using patented nanotechnology to develop a lightweight and flexible patch sewn into any article of clothing creating a sustainable alternative to other portable energy sources. Batteries are the second largest expense for the military, and our product will reduce their battery expense by 50% saving $100M annually. The Military is our primary customer.


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    Josh Anthony Libs
    COO, CFO

    Mr. Libs has a Bachelor’s Degree in Construction Engineering, a division of Civil Engineering, from Purdue University. He has extensive experience in project management, developing and executing complex operational strategies and financial modeling. He has additional experience owning and operating a small business. Mr. Libs is a 2012 Entrepreneurial MBA candidate at the University of Louisville.

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    Jake Michael Huber

    Mr. Huber has over a decade of outstanding results in sales and marketing. He provides leadership, negotiating and relationship building skills to the Elevate team. Mr. Huber is currently a 2012 Entrepreneurial MBA candidate at the University of Louisville.

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    Alex Xavier Frommeyer

    Mr. Frommeyer is the CEO and co-founder of Inven, LLC and has experience raising and closing Venture Capital. He has proven experience in high tech new product development and intellectual property. He is responsible for guiding the Smart Fabric Patch and Energy Regulation Device development process to ensure quick turnaround, cost minimization and a final product shaped by the markets we serve.