June 19, 2012

4 Harvard Start-ups to Watch

“So what types of ventures made the cut this year? And more importantly, who should venture capitalists, investment bankers, and others watch as a future hot IPO opportunity?

Here’s the company that won the 2012 Harvard Business School Business Plan Contest:

Vaxess Technologies

The big idea: This venture is working to commercialize a Tufts University technology that stabilizes vaccines into a thin film strip which can be shipped and stored without refrigeration, eliminating the need for a cold chain. Vaxess aims to not only lower the cost of distribution, but also to increase access to life-saving products for people around the world.”