Awards & Achievements

 

MARK L. MORRIS NEW VENTURE DEVELOPMENT COMPETITION

Jamee and Payden placed in the top 4 out of 65+ entries for their work on Hidden Abilities, LLC

 

 

WOZNIAK AWARD FOR ENTREPRENEURSHIP SCHOLARSHIP

On behalf of Hidden Abilities, Payden accepted the Wozniak Award for Entrepreneurship scholarship in November of 2015 from Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple Computers.

 

 

THE CATALYST BUSINESS INCUBATOR

In February of 2015, Hidden Abilities became one of the first companies in the newly created business incubator at the University of Kansas.

 

Patent Pending

In September of 2015 we filed our first provisional patent application

 

Working Prototype

On April 23, 2016 we successfully tested a working prototype of the Read 'n Style pen using a Raspberry Pi development board.

 

Indiegogo Success

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In October of 2016 we ran a successful Indiegogo campaign to fund the final development costs of the Read 'n Style pen. Thanks to all of our supports we were able to reach our $40,000 funding goal in just over 7 days and went on to raise more than $64,000 over the month of October. As of the time of this writing (01-02-2017), we've raised $76,781 through Indiegogo.