Summerville, S.C.—South Carolina Research Authority (SCRA) announces Cruzzle, Inc. and RAAMP, LLC as new Member Companies, and Indiemark, LLC (dba Email Industries) being approved for grant funding.
Cruzzle has been accepted as a Member Company into the SC Launch program. The Charleston-based company provides an easy, unique way to give the perfect gift every time. The gift-sharing platform allows gift givers to pick a gift, select the recipient, and share the link with others to pitch in and pay for the gift, displayed as adding pieces to a puzzle.
RAAMP has also been accepted as a Member Company into the SC Launch program. The Greenville-based company has developed a platform that streamlines managing properties. The service integrates commercial real estate accounting, document management, and database management into one shared team environment.
Indiemark (dba Email Industries), an existing Member Company, has been approved to receive a $50,000 Acceleration Grant. The North Augusta-based company manages email marketing for businesses with a focus on list integrity, avoiding SPAM folders, and providing campaign marketing strategies and consulting. The purpose of Acceleration Grants is to position a company toward a possible investment from SC Launch, Inc., SCRA’s investment affiliate.
Through the SC Launch Program, SCRA provides mentorship and funding to early-stage, technology-driven startups.
Chartered in 1983 by the State of South Carolina as a public, nonprofit corporation, South Carolina Research Authority (SCRA) fuels South Carolina’s innovation economy through the impact of its four programs. SC Academic Innovations provides funding and support to advance multi-institutional, translational research and accelerate the growth of university-based startups. SC Facilities offers high-quality laboratory and administrative workspaces for technology-based startups and academic institutions. SC Industry Solutions facilitates and funds partnerships between and among startups, industry, and academia. SC Launch mentors and funds technology-based startups that may also receive investments from SCRA’s investment affiliate, SC Launch, Inc.
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