UF startup company a pitch-contest finalist


A University of Florida Innovation Hub-based startup company has been chosen as a finalist in a health technology pitch competition.

BLUEWAVE, company that produces a “Rapid Disinfection Device,” was chosen by GuideWell Innovation, a branch of GuideWell Mutual Holding Corporation, as one of 10 young companies to participate in Health+Accel, a new program and pitch competition in Orlando’s Lake Nona Medical City with the purpose of expediting entrepreneurial ventures focused on aging well, says a news release.