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Technical Vision Inc.

The StrideLight Cane is the only illuminated cane invented by low vision experts to help prevent injuries from falls in vision & mobility-impaired older adults.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Medical Devices and Equipment
  • Location Philadelphia, PA, US
  • Currency USD
  • Founded September 2007
  • Employees 3
  • Incorporation Type C-corp
  • Website TheStrideLight.com

Company Summary

30M adults 65+ have difficulty seeing and/or walking. Low Light + Low Vision double the risk of a fall and serious or fatal injuries. Our StrideLight™ Cane's military-grade LED technology illuminates the walking path to help reduce the risk of falls. We are seeking investment to sell this quality product on Direct Response TV and in company-sponsored mall kiosks. Gross revenues from DR TV alone are predicted to total or exceed $10M in 3 yr.


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    Robert A. Rutman

    Diverse accounting and financial experience in large middle market companies at the Vice President level in domestic and international wholesale, retail and manufacturing operations. Advises on Sarbanes Oxley policy, procedure and compliance, business process improvement, shared service accounting center consolidation, acquisition and disposition strategies, business plan development and product placement and accounting and tax procedures.

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    Martin E. Gilligan, Jr.

    Executive level domestic and foreign P & L responsibilities in manufacturing sector with specific emphasis on new product technology, R&D and licensing, marketing and sales, and operations. Expertise in new product commercialization in domestic and foreign markets through licensing and joint ventures; coaching key executives for the resolution of organizational performance problems and organizational succession planning.

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    Lorraine H. Keller

    Dr. Keller has 30 years of corporate and entrepreneurial experience in the life sciences specializing in integrating scientific and business disciplines, including business strategy, technology assessment, regulatory affairs, competitive intelligence and intellectual property protection. She has held managerial positions at a Fortune 500 company and has co-founded and held senior executive positions in four life sciences companies.

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    Allen Stern
    Direct Marketing Director

    Senior Marketing Executive with 20 years of experience in the direct response industry including television, print, radio, internet and direct mail offers an outstanding track record of accomplishment in formulating and implementing successful direct marketing strategies.

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    Ann Marie Polec
    Creative Director

    Ms. Polec is CEO and founder of Sunblossom Entertainment. She is an award winning actress/director/producer who brings 35 years of stage, film and commercial experience to projects that range from internationally distributed television programs to the inception, creation and execution of high level corporate marketing videos.


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    Audrey Smith, Ph.D. CVLT, COMS
    Professor and Dean of the Salus University College of Education and Rehabilitation
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    Thomas Krol
    President and CEO, IMET Corporation
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    Charlotte O. McKines

Previous Investors

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    Founders (Keller, Rutman)
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    Tyrone Edwards, Sr.
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