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Alabama Start-Up Pavilion To Showcase State’s Tech Companies At CES 2021 Conference

Post by Jessica Nissenbaum from Alabama NewsCenter

Ten Alabama-based technology startups will be on display at the Consumer Technology Association’s all-virtual CES 2021, Jan. 11-14, the world’s largest and most influential consumer technology event.

The Alabama Start-up Pavilion booth will be among nearly 2,000 exhibitors showcasing their businesses, products and ideas with the biggest brands and innovators from around the world.

This year’s CES conference will be via an all-virtual platform to allow businesses, thought leaders, policymakers, media and the broader tech community to launch products, build brands and form partnerships to digitally convene.

By taking a seat at this table, some of Alabama’s most cutting-edge tech startups will have the opportunity to shine on the global stage and promote the state as one of the country’s brightest entrepreneurial hubs.

“Alabama isn’t just looking to the future – we’re creating it,” said Tony Smoke, senior vice president of Marketing and Economic Development for Alabama Power. “Alabama has the right tools, resources and ecosystems in place to help tech-based businesses thrive, and our mission at CES is to show these companies why they should call the state home.”

Featured at the Alabama Start-up Pavilion will be the following startups:

  • Virimodo | Donna Sanders
    Sustainability, Energy/Power, Smart Cities and Resilience
  • Resilient Power Systems (RPS) | Josh Keister
    Smart Cities and Resilience, Energy/Power
  • Elektrik | Mario Dealba
    Energy/Power
  • Con.doit | Ian Hoppe
    Energy/Power
  • Linq | Elliot Potter
    Home Office Hardware and Accessories
  • Fledging | Ethan Summers
    Home office Hardware and Accessories
  • Purilan | Tyler Hurd
    Sustainability
  • Porch Pod | Patrick Campbell
    Smart and safe home delivery
  • Mixtroz | Ashley Ammons
    Home Office and Accessories
  • OWL | OWL rep (Sally Watts) and Kenny Keenan
    IOT/Sensors, Smart Cities and Resilience

The Alabama Start-up Pavilion is sponsored by Made in AlabamaAlabama PowerEconomic Development Partnership of Alabama (EDPA)Techstars Alabama Energytech Accelerator and the University of Alabama.