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We sincerely thank them for their gifts; their financial contributions and professional support allow us to continue to fulfill our mission.

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Corporate Sponsors

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Andrea Pass brings a strategic approach to increasing brand awareness through media relations, event planning, trade show support, crisis communications, thought leadership, cause-related marketing and corporate communications.

With over 30 years of experience delivering solid TV Shopping, Internet and Retail marketing solutions we have the power and vision to make it happen.

Open innovation-friendly, Danco is one of the largest plumbing repair, replacement and remodel suppliers in the home improvement industry.

Design Edge is a multi award-winning international design and product development studio. We take products from concept to reality.

DesignStein Studios is a product design firm that works with inventors, start-ups and fortune 500 companies to cost-effectively navigate the complex path of product design toward licensing or production goals.

EDI IQ specializes in working with small to midsize businesses, start-ups, inventors to efficiently utilize the benefits of EDI without detracting from the critical component of building the business and market presence.

Enhance delivers inspirational product design and development that will drive your bottom line.

Enventys Partners combines product development services with ecommerce marketing expertise to create innovative products and bring them to market with crowdfunding.

Home Depot is an American home improvement supplies retailing company that sells tools, construction products, and services.

International Federation of Inventors Associations is a nonprofit organization aiming to disseminate the culture of invention and innovation support inventors transfer technology and establish cooperation with the related organizations. IFIA is the global platform for invention and innovation enthusiasts, inventor and invention associations, innovation and technology events, innovative knowledge and cooperation.

Welcome Inventors! We help every day people patent, design, license and sell their inventions.

Inventors Digest fosters the spirit and practice of innovation. Inventors Digest is committed to educate and inspire independent and professional innovators.

Lambert & Lambert is dedicated to licensing client inventions. Our one goal is that our clients and their invention achieve success as we have a vested interest in them of our time and resources.

Teams of all ages, genders, backgrounds, and places develop BRAND NEW ideas in a weekend invent-a-thon. 48 hours to plan, prototype and pitch an idea for prizes and licensing potential. It is a valuable resource for anyone and everyone to gain insight into the innovation community.

Merchant Media is a leading direct response television and retail marketer, and is a complete product development company specializing in the development of products from concept to the consumer.

Patterson Thuente IP attorneys help creative and inventive clients worldwide protect, and profit from, their ideas.

United Patent Research LTD specializes in assisting its clients in taking their invention from a concept to a product which is attractive to a potential licensee. Our primary focus is using our systematic step-by-step process of research and development techniques to perfect the client’s invention and take it from conception – to a patent – to fruition as a licensed product.

Quirky is a free community-led invention platform that brings real people’s ideas to life. Invention is hard. It requires a diverse set of skills, and it costs a lot of money. Everyday people have brilliant ideas but no way to see them become real products.

SLC Group Holdings is a privately held company with diverse holdings in real estate and other business ventures, including investments in a variety of start-ups and small businesses. 

TTI is a world-class leader in design, manufacturing and marketing of Power Tools, Outdoor Power Equipment, and Floor Care and Appliances for consumers, professional and industrial users in the home improvement, repair and construction industries.

Inventors Launchpad is a privately held product development and manufacturing company with one of the largest and fastest growing inventor networks in the world. As leaders in the industry, it is our goal to disrupt the invention industry by reimagining the development process into the fastest and most cost effective way to monetize an invention.

Inventors Launchpad has consulted with, designed, developed, marketed or manufactured a large number of consumer products in every major category to be sold in retailers around the world. Along with manufacturing in the US, China, Central and South America Inventors Launchpad’s capabilities are unmatched in the industry.

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