AARP Health Innovation@50+ LivePitch, held Friday, May 9 at the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center, showcased the most exciting healthtech startup companies in the “50 and over” sector. AARP LivePitch is powerful because not only does it give startups face-to-face access to venture capitalists and angel investors but to thousands of AARP consumers who will be there as well.

It was a tough fight but the winners prevailed.  And the 2014 LivePitch and Speed Pitch winners are:

JUDGES WINNER

Lift-Labs-logoLift Labs
San Francisco, CA
www.liftlabsdesign.com
Liftware is designed for individuals affected tremors caused by Essential Tremor or Parkinson ’s disease. The smart device can tell the difference from intended to unintended tremor. If there is tremor Liftware will move an attached utensil in the opposite direction of the motionto cancel it out.

AUDIENCE WINNER

careticker_logoCareTicker
Singer Island, FL
www.careticker.com
Careticker is the world’s first web/mobile platform that helps unpaid, family caregivers track and earn incentives for the care provided to their loved ones.

SPEED PITCH WINNER

clear_ear_logoClear Ear Inc.
San Francisco, CA
www.clearearinc.com
Clear Ear is a medical device company focused on delivering hearing innovations that make ears around the world happier. Its first product line is TEC, which addresses the number one cause of hearing loss and hearing-aid failure worldwide—ear wax impaction. TEC seeks to improve quality of ear care for these 350M+ patients.

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