2016 Members: Powershift Collaborative

by Steve Guengerich

The Powershift Collaborative is an invitation-only program for new ventures and founders to work in the Powershift Group space, interact with the Powershift Group team, and leverage the studio's resources.

As of mid-year 2016, Powershift Collaborative members include:

Austin Rubber

Austin Rubber
Austin Rubber makes a virgin rubber compound substitute, named APX™, using a patented process. The system converts recycled tires and other scrap rubber compounds into a less expensive substitute, which can be used in a variety of new products, from running shoes to flooring.

Iris Plans

 

Iris Plans
Iris Plans uses a telehealth system to provide personalized healthcare planning for people with serious illnesses. Specialized, trained staff help individuals and families create an advanced care plan and medical directives, share them with their doctors and caregivers, and ensure that the plan and directives remain secure and up-to-date.

Outrider

Outrider
Outrider makes hunting easy through an online booking platform that helps landowners list their land for hunting and hunters book hunts effortlessly. Outrider creates more access and eliminates the barriers that prevent people from getting started and staying involved in hunting. 

Workspace

Workspace
Workspace converts bars and restaurants into coworking spaces during office hours. It's Austin's most modern way to work. 

Congratulations to all of these companies and their founders for what they have accomplished to date. We are excited to be hosting them as they seek to have a profound impact on their respective industries!