EZY Technology wins JumpStart 2012
Earlier this week we informed you of the final of JumpStart 2012. The final was held on Thursday night the 15th of November and winner was announced as EZY Technology a brother and sister duo from Co. Meath.
Deirdre Cogan and Thomas Carpenter of EZY Technology founded the company in 2010 with the aim to develop innovative new products for the agricultural machinery market. Deirdre is an accountant by profession and her brother Thomas is a machine inventor. They presented their first two products to the judges which were Ezy Crop, a 12 non-tipping trailer and Ezy Fill, a versatile bulk filler.
The Jumpstart competition is run by the LINC (Learning and Innovation Centre) at the Institute of Technology Blanchardstown (ITB) and Ezy wins a prize worth more than €25,000 sponsored by AIB, LINC, the Fingal enterprise board and other partners. The start-up gets €5,000 in cash, 12 months mentoring and incubation space at LINC as well as free packages in design (Grafton Media), media, technology equipment (HP), print (Snap Printing), call answering (Kendlebell).
Grafton Media is very much looking forward to working with EZY Technology to help them create their company brand and bring their product online to a mass audience.
Check out the video below of Deirdre Cogan being announced the winner of JumpStart2012!