Safe Rx announced that it has been selected as a 2019 TiE10 SoCal Winner in the prestigious TiE10 SoCal Awards Program. The competition is a program of TiE SoCal, which hosts one of the world’s largest conferences for tech entrepreneurs – TiEcon Southwest.
“It’s an honor to have been selected as a TiE10 award winner and we’re looking forward to sharing our story with all the members at TiEcon Southwest,” said Milton Cohen, President & CEO of Safe Rx.
TiE is the largest non-profit worldwide organization for entrepreneurs with 61 chapters in 18 countries and TiE SoCal is its second largest chapter. TiE SoCal screened entries from all over the United States and from a very diverse set of industries. TiE SoCal’s investment committee screened and selected the TiE10 SoCal winners as recognition of the potential of the companies and the innovation they are bringing to market.
“TiE SoCal is one of the oldest chapters of TiE having started in 1997 and we take pride in recognizing high potential startups through the newly created TiE10 SoCal awards,” said Smita Bagla, President, TiE SoCal.
“The TiE10 SoCal award program is run with the highest level of integrity and vigorous screening and judging by domain experts,” said Ravi Sharma, TiE10 SoCal Investor Summit Co-Chair. “A huge congratulations to all the winners from one founder to another.”
About Safe Rx LPBs®
Safe Rx Locking Pill Bottles (LPBs®) keep medicine from falling into the wrong hands. Physician-developed, child-resistant and senior-friendly certified, Safe Rx LPBs are a simple safe storage solution. They use a combination lock to protect individuals, families and communities from accidental pediatric poisoning and intentional drug abuse. For more information please visit www.safe-rx.com.
About TiE SoCal
The TiE Southern California (“TiE SoCal”) chapter is one of the oldest chapters of TiE, having started in 1997. Dedicated to the virtuous cycle of wealth creation and giving back to the community, the TiE SoCal team focuses on generating and nurturing the next generation of entrepreneurs.
About TiE10 SoCal
TiE10 SoCal Awards provide a one-of-a-kind showcase for the world’s top startups. TiE SoCal’s premier annual awards program is keenly contested by numerous early- to mid-stage startups of all sizes representing a wide range of verticals. Applications are rigorously reviewed by a panel of judges including venture capitalists, angels, successful entrepreneurs, and corporate executives.
About TiEcon Southwest
TiEcon SouthWest is Southern California’s largest conference for entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs with participation from top technology companies, leading venture capital firms, and global service providers. Delegates range from CEOs of top companies to first-time entrepreneurs, as well as corporate executives and investment professionals. TiEcon Southwest 2018 attracted 750 attendees. This year’s conference will be held on 9/29 in Cerritos, California. For more information please visit: www.tieconsouthwest.com.