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WAVE Drowning Detection Systems

The first drowning detection system with the reliability, simplicity and low-cost necessary for widescale adoption in market with multibillion dollar potential.

  • Stage Product In Market
  • Industry Business Products
  • Location Westport, CT, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded April 2017
  • Employees 5
  • Incorporation Type LLC
  • Website wavedds.com

Company Summary

WAVE Drowning Detection Systems was created with a mission to end drowning, a leading cause of accidental death in children and adults.


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    Co-Founder & Chief Product Officer

    Dave is an award-winning inventor, entrepreneur, and designer.

He has been involved in the use of technology to prevent drowning for over a decade. In 2014 Dave received a Community Lifesaver Award from the National Drowning Prevention Alliance.

    At WAVE, Dave oversees product design & development, manufacturing, marketing, design and branding.

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    Co-Founder & CEO

    Mark has 30 years experience identifying new product/service opportunities in dynamic markets, building world-class teams, leading sales, marketing and product strategy, securing strategic partners and lead customers, and executing M&A transactions. One of four co-founders that led the Omnipoint spin-off to $500 mil in revenue. Founded MobileSpring, raising $11 mil and becoming the market leader. Also has advised over 30 other tech startups.

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    Marketing & Business Development

    Prior to WAVE, she worked as a consultant for two years. She holds an undergraduate degree from Harvard University in psychology and economics, and a Masters degree from Cambridge University Judge Business School. where she studied consumer behavior.

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    Lead Engineer

    20 years experience developing application software, embedded software, networking and hardware components. Early career at Microsoft and OpenDesign.